Review: could Omega 3 cause Sciatic nerve dysfunction (Sciatica)?
Summary: Sciatic nerve dysfunction is reported only by a few people who take Omega 3.
We study 294 people who have side effects while taking Omega 3 from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Sciatic nerve dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sciatic nerve dysfunction and more.
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Omega 3 has active ingredients of fish oil. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 396 Omega 3 users)
Sciatic nerve dysfunction
Sciatic nerve dysfunction (a condition in which the sciatic nerve conducts impulses abnormally) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 7,101 Sciatic nerve dysfunction patients)
On Mar, 22, 2015: 292 people reported to have side effects when taking Omega 3. Among them, 4 people (1.37%) have Sciatic Nerve Dysfunction.
Time on Omega 3 when people have Sciatic nerve dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sciatic nerve dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sciatic nerve dysfunction when taking Omega 3 * :
|Sciatic nerve dysfunction||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Sciatic nerve dysfunction when taking Omega 3 * :
|Sciatic nerve dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Sciatic nerve dysfunction when taking Omega 3 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sciatic nerve dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sciatic nerve dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sciatic nerve dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sciatica (2 people, 50.00%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 50.00%)
- Restless legs syndrome (2 people, 50.00%)
- Arthritis (2 people, 50.00%)
- Arthralgia (2 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omega 3 plus d3 fish oil (2 people, 50.00%)
- Prednisone (2 people, 50.00%)
- Simvastatin (2 people, 50.00%)
- Coenzyme q10 (2 people, 50.00%)
- Ascorbic acid (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Acetaminophen And Hydrocodone Bitartrate, Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Levothyroxine Sodium, Victoza, Lantus Solostar for a 52-year old woman with Sciatica, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal, Vitamin D Decreased, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, Thyroid Mass, Diabetes Mellitus. The patient has Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling, Ankle Pain, Low Back Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Cranberry Extract, Calcium, Vitamin D, Iron EDTA, Fish Oil, Vitamin B12, Zimovane, Crestor, XANAX, Paxil for a 69-year old woman with UTI - Chronic Or Recurrent, Leg Pain, Anemia, Good For You, Liver Fibrosis, Sleepy, High Blood Cholesterol, Anxiety, Depression. The patient has Vitamin B12 Increased, Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Sore Right Hip, Numbness And Tingling, Right-sided Heart Failure, Back Pain, Back Pain - Low, Abdominal Pain Lower, Blood Urine
- A study of drug interactions between Coenzyme Q10, Fish Oil, Carisoprodol, Lunesta, Crestor for a 56-year old man with Health, Muscle Aches, Sleepy, Cholestasis. The patient has Facial Flushing About Once A Day - Very Red
- A study of drug interactions between Fish Oil, Omeprazole, Gemfibrozil, Enalapril Maleate, Simvastatin, Hydrochlorothiazide for a 55-year old man with Blood Triglycerides Abnormal, Barrett's Oesophagus, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, High Blood Pressure, High Blood Cholesterol. The patient has High Blood Sugar
- A study of drug interactions between Probiotic, B Complex Vitamin, Fish Oil, Creon for a 48-year old woman with Abdominal Discomfort, Fatigue, High Blood Cholesterol, Pancreaticoduodenenctomy.
Recent Omega 3 related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Ashwagandha, Fish Oil for a 40-year old woman who has Heart Attack
- Comparions of Macrobid, Fish Oil for a 25-year old woman who has Antibiotic Level
- Comparions of Fish Oil, Concerta, Intuniv, Vyvanse, Adderall 20 for a 39-year old woman who has ADHD
- Comparions of Ortho Tri-cyclen Lo, EPA/DHA Ethyl Ester for a 22-year old woman who has Birth Control
- Comparions of Flaxseed Oil, Fish Oil, Aspirin, Vitamin C, Centrum Silver for a 56-year old man who has Enzyme Supplementation
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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