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grape seed oil omega 3

A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Terry Simpson
35 years experience General Surgery
Fish best: No evidence taking capsules help. Recommendation is to eat fish at least twice a week.
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
EPA ; DHA: Fish oil and krill oil have 2 major components: epa and dha. Generally people need at least 1-2 grams of epa, and at least 500 mg dha daily. The pre ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
41 years experience Pediatrics
Omega 3 and ADD: Flax seed oil does have omega 3. Omega 3 in several studies does improve some add symptoms but are usually not enough of an effect to overcome the iss ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Generally No: The benefits shown in research are minimal at best.Not worth the money! altho more research would be helpful.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Very little: This is a high omega 6 oil and should be avoided.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
No: No evidence for this.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
23 years experience Cardiology
Fish oil: Too much of anything is good for nothing. Your physician has to decide whether you need fish oil or not. If so how much. In order to make this decisio ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gopinath Upamaka
39 years experience Cardiology
Lovaza: Prescription Lovaza is the only approved one. Although a new one vascepa should be on market soon.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
EPA: We all need two essential fatty acids in our diet but they have to be processed in the body to produce important metabolites that play a part in infla ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rothman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
None: Krill oil and fish oil are the new snake oil, both are high in omega 3 fatty acids which are extremely fragile. Omega 3 fish oils reduce triglycerides ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
OMEGA-3: At least 300 to 600mg./ day.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 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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