What is NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Omega 3 Fish Oil

Fish oil is available in various preparations including liquid and capsules. Fish oil is recommended for a healthy diet because it contains the omega-3 fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), precursors to eicosanoids that reduce inflammation throughout the body.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 11 2
Support heart health 9 4
Multiple sclerosis 6 2
Fibromyalgia 4 2
Hypertriglyceridemia 2 2

Show all 13 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 2
None 8

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil

Side effect Patients
Bronze skin 1
Burping 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil

Dosage Patients
daily 3
2 x 1,200 mg daily 2
2,400 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 4
Personal research 2
Did not seem to work 1
See all 7 patients who've stopped taking NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil

Duration

Currently taking NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 5
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 3
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 6
Usually 3
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 7
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 2
Not specified 7
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1 patient evaluation for NatureMade Omega 3 Fish Oil

Jul 13, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2010)

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

  • 0 helpful marks
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