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I take a 1000mg omega-3 capsule a day, is it bad? is it true it could cause bleeding or prostate cance? thanks in advance.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Generally safe: Omega 3 fatty acids are safe and good for you. However, as in the case of any medication, you should discuss it with your doctor in the context of your health history. See this site for more info. http://www.webmd.com/healthy-aging/omega-3-fatty-acids-fact-sheet.

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