78 patient evaluations for Omega 3 Fish Oil

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potter40s
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potter40s
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
MS

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Oct 15, 2013 (Started Oct 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Cognitive impairment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Solitary1
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Solitary1
Gender: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Low
64 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia)

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Jul 16, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: I took Omega 3 Fish Oil daily for a year or two, but found no observed, tangible benefit. Then with this newly published study showing a link between Fish Oil and prostate cancer in men, I decided to discontinue.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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thebobo1
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thebobo1
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
56 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Apr 15, 2013 (Started Nov 05, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Weekly
Advice & Tips: big capsule
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
EdSikov
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EdSikov
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jan 11, 2013 (Started Apr 14, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Parkinson's Disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily

Aug 21, 2008 (Started Apr 14, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Parkinson's Disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Wayne Lampe
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Wayne Lampe
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: vg
I have:
ALS

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Dec 15, 2012 (Started Jan 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Fish taste burps)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Fish taste burps

Jan 27, 2009 (Started Jan 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Fish taste burps)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Fish taste burps

  • 0 helpful marks
Sagen
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Sagen
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Aug 5, 2012 (Started Mar 27, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Fish taste burps)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Quite before back surgery

  • 0 helpful marks
darinmnj
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darinmnj
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: severe
Chest: moderate
Legs: severe
I am: n
I have:
ALS

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Jun 15, 2012 (Started Apr 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Kirk46
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Kirk46
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: none
I am: vg
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jun 15, 2012 (Started Dec 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Parkinson's Disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
janet1957
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janet1957
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 59
Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
I am: g
I have:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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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
Echo Mountain
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Echo Mountain
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:M43y
CFS:10y Dx
FM:10y Dx
I am: b
I have:
ME/CFS

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Mar 1, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibro fog)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Fish oil only gives a person omega-3 acids. Supplements containing omega 3, 6 & 9 acids are more beneficial. We made the mistake of assuming one was as good as the other.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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