What is CVS Fish Oil?

Category: Supplements


Generic name: Fish Oil

Fish oil contains eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA or also icosapentaenoic acid), an omega-3 fatty acid and is obtained from oily fish including cod liver, herring, mackerel, salmon, menhaden and sardine.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with CVS Fish Oil

Side effect Patients
Joint pain 1


Based on patients currently taking CVS Fish Oil

Dosage Patients
2,000 mg daily 1


Currently taking CVS Fish Oil

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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