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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Glueck
56 years experience Clinical Lipidology
Do not do this: The various powders will send a high protein (solute) load to the kidneys, making them work much harder, and you do not want this if you are hypertens ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
None: It has no benefit for this issue.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Not especially : Source of vitamins a and d; don't overdo. Fatty liver often associated with overweight, alcohol, some meds. Address those issues.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Perhaps a bit but...: Krill oil and cod liver oil are both excellent sources of essential Omega 3 fatty acids EPA and DHA. The main thing krill oil has that cod liver oil d ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Cod Liver Oil: Cod liver oil does contain omega 3 fatty acids.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Yes: it does
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Will help: It depends on how high are your triglycerides. Diet low in fat and carbohydrates will also help. For more information see the site below: http://my.C ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
No: Cod liver can have many benefits, but specifically helping a fatty liver no. Garlic, grapefruit, green tea would be better. Also, finding out why li ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Kelly
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Should be: My only concern would be heavy metals or PCBs concentrated in the oil. But that's true of all the ocean fish that we eat. See if they test for those ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Nelson
Specializes in Gastroenterology
There are better way: Alternating diarrhea/constipation can helped first by understanding if something ingested (food or medication) may have had some effect in bringing on ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Cod liver oil, which is a little dangerous to take because of the very high amounts of vitamin a in it, has no effect on nearsightedness.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil. Lots of faith involved not sure any reliable studies ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Nay: No, it won't.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: All cod liver oil contains very high quantities of vitamin a. Be careful of taking large amounts of vitamin a. It can destroy your liver and is a kn ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Lippe
28 years experience Gastroenterology
Molecularly distille: Cod liver oil is neither helpful or hurtful though tastes vile how something is distilled by molecule sounds likea advertising gimmick rather than ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristel Hunt
22 years experience Hepatology
Possibly: people have certainly advocated its use in regulating periods as well as providing relief for heavy menstrual periods. so it's certainly possible tha ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Okay: If you can stand it, it won't hurt you.
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Stephenson
43 years experience Pain Management
Elevated serum GGT: Isolated elevation of serum GGT may be related to a number of causes particularly metabolic syndrome which can be caused by obesity, fatty liver, Type ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Fish oil if you believe the hype. In actuality, data is not impressive for its benefit.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Neither: I recommend wild alaskan salmon filets, burgers, canned, and sliced any day over any pill. I also recommend wild cod, halibut, and occasional herring, ... Read More

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