Omega-3 and Vitamin c drug interactions - from FDA reports

Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Omega-3 and Vitamin c together. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 45 people who take Omega-3 and Vitamin c from FDA, and is updated regularly.



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eHealthMe is a health data analysis company based in Mountain View, California. eHealthMe monitors and analyzes the outcomes of drugs and supplements that are currently on the market. The results are readily available to health care professionals and consumers.

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How we gather our data?

Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

The information that eHealthMe collects includes:

  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on cod liver oil and l-ascorbic acid (the active ingredients of Omega-3 and Vitamin c, respectively), and Omega-3 and Vitamin c (the brand names). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered.

What is Omega-3?

Omega-3 has active ingredients of cod liver oil. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Omega-3 606 users)

What is Vitamin c?

Vitamin c has active ingredients of l-ascorbic acid. It is often used in vitamin supplementation. (latest outcomes from Vitamin c 35,692 users)

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Mar, 15, 2019

45 people who take Omega-3, Vitamin c are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Omega-3 and Vitamin c drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:

n/a

1 - 6 months:

n/a

6 - 12 months:

n/a

1 - 2 years:
  1. Delirium (wild excitement)
2 - 5 years:

n/a

5 - 10 years:
  1. Delirium (wild excitement)
10+ years:

n/a

not specified:
  1. Injection site pain
  2. Nasal dryness (dry nose)
  3. Penile pain
  4. Abscess oral (abscess in the mouth)
  5. Blood iron decreased
  6. Blood pressure diastolic decreased
  7. Body temperature increased
  8. Dyspnoea exertional (breathlessness or shortness of breath)
  9. Furuncle (infection of the hair follicle)
  10. Haemoglobin decreased

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

male:
  1. Diarrhoea
  2. Back pain
  3. Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)
  4. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)
  5. Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)
  6. Atrial flutter (an abnormal heart rhythm that occurs in the atria of the heart)
  7. Cardiomyopathy (weakening of the heart muscle)
  8. Chest pain
  9. Conjunctivitis viral (infection of conjunctiva by virus)
  10. Cough

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:

n/a

2-9:

n/a

10-19:

n/a

20-29:

n/a

30-39:

n/a

40-49:
  1. Abnormal behaviour
  2. Brain injury
  3. Cognitive disorder (mental health disorders affects learning, memory, perception, and problem solving)
  4. Impaired work ability
  5. Memory impairment
  6. Mental impairment (a condition affecting the body, perhaps through sight or hearing loss, a mobility difficulty or a health condition)
  7. Middle insomnia (difficulty returning to sleep after awakening either in the middle of the night)
  8. Restless legs syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs)
  9. Sleep apnoea syndrome (a sleep-related disorder in which the effort to breathe is diminished or absent)
  10. Weight increased
50-59:
  1. Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat)
  2. Arthritis (form of joint disorder that involves inflammation of one or more joints)
  3. Atrial fibrillation (fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart)
  4. Blood urine present
  5. Cardiomyopathy (weakening of the heart muscle)
  6. Conjunctivitis viral (infection of conjunctiva by virus)
  7. Cough
  8. Cystitis (inflammation of the wall of the bladder)
  9. Deep vein thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  10. Energy increased
60+:
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Myalgia (muscle pain)
  5. Vomiting
  6. Acute prerenal failure (prerenal acute renal failure (arf) occurs when a sudden reduction in blood flow to the kidney)
  7. Aortic valve sclerosis (narrowing of the aortic valve)
  8. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  9. Asthenia (weakness)
  10. Constipation

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


Do you take Omega-3 and Vitamin c?

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Results from eHealthMe (non-FDA) reports of taking Omega-3 and Vitamin c together

Drug effectiveness (drug is found to be effective) over time *:
Omega-3:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
Vitamin c:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% (0 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
Drug effectiveness (drug is found to be effective) by gender *:
Omega-3:
  • female: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • male: 0.0% (0 of 1 people)
Vitamin c:
  • female: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • male: 0.0% (0 of 1 people)
Drug effectiveness (drug is found to be effective) by age *:
Omega-3:
  • 0-1: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% (0 of 1 people)
Vitamin c:
  • 0-1: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% (0 of 1 people)
Race of the people *:
  • African American, Non-Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.0 %
  • Asian: 0.0 %
  • Hispanic: 0.0 %
  • Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders: 0.0 %
  • Two or more races: 0.0 %
  • White, Non-Hispanic: 100 %

* Approximation only.


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