Lovaza(Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters)
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Lovaza Drug Information
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How Long Does It Take to Receive My Lovaza Order?
You can easily place an order on our website in under 5 minutes. First you need to set up an account with us, create a payment method, and send us your prescriptions. Alternatively, you can order by downloading our order form or by placing an order over the phone. Delivery can take approximately 2 weeks to North America, and 4 weeks to other countries.
Omega-3 acid ethyl esters, a type of fat found in fish oil, is used along with diet and exercise to help lower levels of a certain blood fat (triglyceride). It may also raise "good" cholesterol (HDL). In general, Lovaza is used after your blood fat levels have not been fully controlled by non-drug treatments (such as diet changes, exercise, decreasing alcohol intake, weight loss if overweight, controlling blood sugar if diabetic, and regulating your thyroid hormone levels). Lowering triglycerides and increasing "good" cholesterol may help decrease the risk for strokes and heart attacks. Omega-3 acid ethyl esters are thought to work by decreasing the amount of triglyceride the body makes.
How to Use Lovaza
Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start taking Lovaza and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Take Lovaza by mouth with food as directed by your doctor, usually once or twice a day. Swallow the capsules whole. Do not crush, chew, or dissolve the capsules. Do not substitute other omega-3 fatty acids or fish oil products (such as nonprescription products, vitamins, supplements) for Lovaza without talking with your doctor first. They may not contain the same amount and type of fatty acids. The Dosage of Lovaza is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Use Lovaza regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time(s) each day. Keep taking Lovaza even if you feel well. Most people with high triglycerides do not feel sick. It is very important to continue to follow your doctor's advice about diet and exercise. It may take up to 2 months to get the full benefits of Lovaza.
Before taking omega-3 acid ethyl esters, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to fish, or shellfish, or soy products; or if you have any other allergies. Lovaza may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using Lovaza, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history,alcohol use, diabetes, liver disease, underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism). Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products). During pregnancy, Lovaza should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. Lovaza passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
If you miss a dose of Lovaza, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose. Take your next dose at the regular time. Do not double the dose to catch up.
Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval.drugs which can increase triglycerides (such as beta blockers, estrogens, certain "water pills"/diuretics such as thiazides), other vitamins/supplements (such as fish/flaxseed/cod liver oils).
Lovaza Side Effects
What are Lovaza side effects?
Side effects are physical, mental or emotional symptoms which occur in addition to or outside of the desired effect of a therapeutic treatment such as an over-the-counter or prescribed drug or medication. Side effects from Lovaza may occur at the beginning or at the end of treatment and may also depend on the length of time an individual remains on the treatment. Side effects, also known as adverse effects, are generally more likely to occur when starting treatment. Individuals may also experience side effects from Lovaza as a result of an interaction with other medications.
Side Effects of Lovaza
The side effects of Lovaza may vary in number and intensity for many different reasons. Factors such as age, weight, gender and ethnicity may influence the side effects of Lovaza. Also, an individual’s state of general physical health and seriousness of the disease or illness as well as an increase or decrease in dosage may lead to side effects. Further, side effects from Lovaza may also occur as a result of an interaction with certain herbal supplements, foods or drinks.
Prescription drug side effects can be serious and may cause patients to stop the treatment. However, when side effects from the use of a prescription drug, such as Lovaza, do occur a patient should consult their physician. A physician may prescribe an additional treatment in order to control the symptoms or an adjustment in the dosage may be made. In addition, changes to diet, exercise or other lifestyle activities may help to lessen the side effects of Lovaza.
By understanding side effects and the factors which may influence the occurrence of side effects patients are empowered to take an active role in their care. Patients who have specific questions about the side effects of Lovaza, or any other medication, should contact their physician. General information about Lovaza and the side effects associated with Lovaza are described in the following:
Common Lovaza Side Effects
Less Frequent Lovaza Side Effects
- skin rash
Rare or Very Rare Lovaza Side Effects
- increased aspartate transaminase
- increased alanine transaminase
- pruritus of skin
- abnormal hepatic function tests
Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not freeze. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard Lovaza when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company.
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