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How much dha is necessary daily? and in what age can babies start taking fish oil?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Not Really Known: Although there are numbers out t, the data showing true requirements is unkbown, to my knowledge. Dha is currently being added to infant formulas. Again, I am not aware of research on efficacy and safety in infants and toddlers.Thus consult your pediatrician.

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