Related topic: Omega 3, Restless leg syndrome
Review: could Omega 3 cause Restless leg syndrome?
Summary: Restless leg syndrome could be caused by Omega 3, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Amlodipine besilate, and have Hypertension.
We study 263 people who have side effects while taking Omega 3 from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Restless leg syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless leg syndrome and more.
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Omega 3 (latest outcomes from 363 users) has active ingredients of fish oil. It is often used in vitamin supplementation.
Restless leg syndrome
Restless leg syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) (latest reports from 68,146 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 23, 2014: 263 people reported to have side effects when taking Omega 3. Among them, 4 people (1.52%) have Restless Leg Syndrome. They amount to 0.01% of all the 68,145 people who have Restless Leg Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Omega 3 when people have Restless leg syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Restless leg syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Restless leg syndrome when taking Omega 3 * :
|Restless leg syndrome||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have Restless leg syndrome when taking Omega 3 * :
|Restless leg syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Restless leg syndrome when taking Omega 3 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Restless leg syndrome||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Restless leg syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Restless leg syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (3 people, 75.00%)
- Arthritis (2 people, 50.00%)
- Sciatica (2 people, 50.00%)
- Arthralgia (2 people, 50.00%)
- Restless legs syndrome (2 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Amlodipine besilate (2 people, 50.00%)
- Potassium chloride (2 people, 50.00%)
- Acetylsalicylic acid (2 people, 50.00%)
- Labetalol hydrochloride (2 people, 50.00%)
- Lasix (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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