Will you have Cardiac disorder with Lovaza - from FDA reports

Summary

Cardiac disorder is found among people who take Lovaza, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Diabetes. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,557 people who have side effects when taking Lovaza from FDA, and is updated regularly.



What's eHealthMe?

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 omega-3-acid ethyl esters (the active ingredients of Lovaza) and Lovaza (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Cardiac disorder are also considered in the study.

What is Lovaza?

Lovaza has active ingredients of omega-3-acid ethyl esters. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Lovaza 15,205 users)

What is Cardiac disorder?

Cardiac disorder has been reported by people with diabetes, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 100,047 Cardiac disorder patients).

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, 14, 2019

14,557 people reported to have side effects when taking Lovaza.
Among them, 121 people (0.83%) have Cardiac disorder


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lovaza cause Cardiac disorder?

Time on Lovaza when people have Cardiac disorder *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 66.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Cardiac disorder when taking Lovaza *:

  • female: 49.15 %
  • male: 50.85 %

Age of people who have Cardiac disorder when taking Lovaza *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.03 %
  • 30-39: 2.06 %
  • 40-49: 17.53 %
  • 50-59: 26.8 %
  • 60+: 52.58 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Diabetes: 17 people, 14.05%
  2. Quit Smoking: 11 people, 9.09%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 11 people, 9.09%
  4. Breast Cancer: 11 people, 9.09%
  5. Bone Neoplasm Malignant (cancer of bone): 10 people, 8.26%
  6. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 10 people, 8.26%
  7. Pain: 8 people, 6.61%
  8. Bone Loss: 7 people, 5.79%
  9. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal): 7 people, 5.79%
  10. Sleep Disorder: 6 people, 4.96%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Aspirin: 36 people, 29.75%
  2. Crestor: 31 people, 25.62%
  3. Plavix: 26 people, 21.49%
  4. Lipitor: 26 people, 21.49%
  5. Synthroid: 25 people, 20.66%
  6. Prilosec: 22 people, 18.18%
  7. Tricor: 21 people, 17.36%
  8. Nexium: 20 people, 16.53%
  9. Celebrex: 20 people, 16.53%
  10. Lasix: 18 people, 14.88%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Weakness: 29 people, 23.97%
  2. High Blood Pressure: 28 people, 23.14%
  3. Diarrhea: 28 people, 23.14%
  4. Stress And Anxiety: 27 people, 22.31%
  5. Dizziness: 25 people, 20.66%
  6. Joint Pain: 25 people, 20.66%
  7. Breathing Difficulty: 24 people, 19.83%
  8. Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint): 23 people, 19.01%
  9. Chest Pain: 21 people, 17.36%
  10. Fall: 21 people, 17.36%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.


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