Omega-3-acid ethyl esters and Abdominal distension - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Abdominal distension is found among people who take Omega-3-acid ethyl esters, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Omega-3-acid ethyl esters and have Abdominal distension. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,268 people who have side effects when taking Omega-3-acid ethyl esters from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe enables everyone to run phase IV clinical trial to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor effectiveness. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Most recently, phase IV clinial trails for COVID 19 vaccines have been added, check here.



On May, 22, 2022

1,268 people reported to have side effects when taking Omega-3-acid ethyl esters.
Among them, 10 people (0.79%) have Abdominal distension.


What is Omega-3-acid ethyl esters?

Omega-3-acid ethyl esters has active ingredients of omega-3-acid ethyl esters. eHealthMe is studying from 1,268 Omega-3-acid ethyl esters users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Abdominal distension?

Abdominal distension is found to be associated with 3,717 drugs and 2,783 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Omega-3-acid ethyl esters and Abdominal distension reports submitted per year:

Could Omega-3-acid ethyl esters cause Abdominal distension?

Gender of people who have Abdominal distension when taking Omega-3-acid ethyl esters *:

  • female: 22.22 %
  • male: 77.78 %

Age of people who have Abdominal distension when taking Omega-3-acid ethyl esters *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 66.67 %
  • 50-59: 11.11 %
  • 60+: 22.22 %

Common drugs people take besides Omega-3-acid ethyl esters *:

  1. Lamivudine: 6 people, 60.00%
  2. Ritonavir: 6 people, 60.00%
  3. Maraviroc: 6 people, 60.00%
  4. Atorvastatin Calcium: 6 people, 60.00%
  5. Darunavir: 6 people, 60.00%
  6. Cyclophosphamide: 6 people, 60.00%
  7. Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim: 5 people, 50.00%
  8. Aspirin: 5 people, 50.00%
  9. Omacor: 4 people, 40.00%
  10. Plavix: 2 people, 20.00%

Common side effects people have besides Abdominal distension *:

  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 7 people, 70.00%
  2. Weight Decreased: 6 people, 60.00%
  3. Viral Load Increased: 6 people, 60.00%
  4. Erythema Multiforme (a type of hypersensitivity reaction): 6 people, 60.00%
  5. Breathing Difficulty: 2 people, 20.00%
  6. Cough: 2 people, 20.00%
  7. Diarrhea: 2 people, 20.00%
  8. Flatulence (flatus expelled through the anus): 2 people, 20.00%
  9. Abdominal Discomfort: 2 people, 20.00%
  10. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 1 person, 10.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Hiv Infection: 6 people, 60.00%
  2. High Blood Cholesterol: 2 people, 20.00%
  3. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 1 person, 10.00%
  4. Low Density Lipoprotein Decreased (cholesterol decreased): 1 person, 10.00%
  5. High Density Lipoprotein Increased: 1 person, 10.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Omega-3-acid ethyl esters and have Abdominal distension?

Check whether Abdominal distension is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.



Related studies

Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Omega-3-acid ethyl esters:

Abdominal distension treatments and more:

COVID vaccines that are related to Abdominal distension:

How severe was Abdominal distension and when was it recovered:

Expand to all the drugs that have ingredients of omega-3-acid ethyl esters:

Common drugs associated with Abdominal distension:

All the drugs that are associated with Abdominal distension:

Common conditions associated with Abdominal distension:

All the conditions that are associated with Abdominal distension:

How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on omega-3-acid ethyl esters (the active ingredients of Omega-3-acid ethyl esters) and Omega-3-acid ethyl esters (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).

WARNING, DISCLAIMER, USE FOR PUBLICATION

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only. Our phase IV clinical studies alone cannot establish cause-effect relationship. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Recent studies on eHealthMe: