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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rotchford
40 years experience Addiction Medicine
I think so: I probably have probably taken both myself as a physician. Of course it is highly unlikely that the combo has ever been formally studied. I am una ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Terry Simpson
34 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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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
No: No evidence for this.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ehab Kasasbeh
19 years experience Cardiology
No: Fish oil can reduce the risk of dementia such as alzheimer's ... It won't affect memory otherwise.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Unknown: There are no randomized clinical studies that have been performed which evaluate whether these substances have an impact on the natural history of sch ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Sort of: Omega 3 is a more scientific name for a type of fatty acid found in certain oils. It's good stuff! salmon oil has some omega 3 in it in addition t ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
NO: OMega 3 fish oil does not help the eye. The chalazion is a growth in the eyelid and is difficult to get rid of. Surgery or an injection will cause imp ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Fish oils: no publicly available for comparative data to answer your question , so you are on your own.interestingly there are no universally accepted outcome da ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Different fats: The fatty acid most commonly found in flax-seed oil is α-linolenic acid (ala, 18 carbons and 3 double bonds). In fish oil, they are eicosapentaenoic a ... 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 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
Fish Oil: Fish oil does not need to be converted in the body to obtain the beneficial omega-3 fatty acids but flax seed does so fish oil would be the better sup ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience Pediatrics
No.: That's extremely unlikely.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Faiz Shakir
14 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: I don't foresee an issue with this. Be sure to take the omeprazole separately, preferably on empty stomach.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Olive oil: Olive oil is one of the best oils you can use. It is a big part of the Mediterranean diet which is considered to be one of the most heart healthy diet ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
50 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Better than corn?: Good morning, corn is more allergenic ; any oil of animal origin could also be more allergy inducing. However ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
ReliableDoesNotExist: Need randomized, prospective, double-blind placebo comparison trials for reliable info. Who will pay the $ vs. for marketing to sell stuff? Study: htt ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Kline
Specializes in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Better absorption: Fatty acids will promote better absorption of nutrients that require a fatty environment for processing. These include the fat-soluble vitamins a, d, ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Many alternatives: Flax oil, hemp seed oil and chia seeds are excellent sources of essential omega 3 and 6 fatty acids. However, many people do not efficiently convert t ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Suzanne Fiala
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Omega-3 fish oils are excellent supplements for many body systems, particularly the heart. Omega-3's do less to lower the bad cholesterol, but do inc ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
32 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes: Most recommended seems to be b-complex. Tablets containing fish oils will probably be helpful too to speed up the growth of your hair..
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Uncertain: I googled chia seed's fish oil and discovered that there are many formulations so i can't really answer your question. What you really want is about 9 ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Matos
44 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
No: It doesn't taste very good. Canola oil is a variety of the same plant. Only the "cold pressed" oils have enough protein to have reactions.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
If purified: Fish oil is not only safe but highly recommended during pregnancy as a source of dha, essential for the developing brain & eyes of the baby. However, ... Read More
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