46 patient evaluations for Omega 3 Fish Oil taken for the purpose of 'General health'

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Mar 1, 2012 (Started Jan 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stiffness in morning)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: over the yrs of taking fish oil I now have no joint or muscle pain,

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 6, 2011 (Started Jul 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I started Omega-3 fish oil for its cardiac benefits because I was stopping aspirin. I checked with my PCP, who recommended 2 x 1,000mg caps/day. So far I haven't had a heart attack or a 2nd stroke.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 24, 2011 (Started Feb 09, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 29, 2011 (Started Oct 17, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: the fish oil lowered my blood levels of triglycerides.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2011 (Started Jul 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for forgetting words)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibro fog)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Mild (fish taste burps)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Fish oil is not as effective as the Omega 3-6-9 supplement I'm now taking.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 11, 2010 (Started Oct 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Stopped 2 weeks before surgery to stop the effect on inflammation.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 30, 2010 (Started Jan 20, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It's supposed to help with blood pressure and cholesterol and mine is lower than before I started taking it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 14, 2010 (Started May 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2400 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 20, 2008 (Started May 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2400 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 8, 2010 (Started Oct 22, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 30, 2010 (Started Nov 05, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks
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