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A 38-year-old member asked:

is fish oil a type of antioxidant?

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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Fishy Antioxidants: Yes, fish oil contains plenty of antioxidants: vitamin a, vitamin d, vitamin e, coenzyme q to name a few. There's also taurine, selenium, and astaxanthin.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
Anti- inflammatory: Oily products are generally more anti-inflammatory plant products are more anti-oxidants these are the phytonutrients - plant based products.

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Do rock melons have antioxidants?|

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Family Medicine 10 years experience
Cantaloupe?: Rockmelon is another name for cantaloupe in australia and new zealand. Unless you have some other melon in mind, the answer is yes, cantaloupe (or rockmelon) is a rich source of antioxidants.
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A 35-year-old member asked:

Do vitamins act as antioxidants?

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Yes: The major function of vitamin E is its role as an antioxidant.
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Is it safe to take fish oil and ativan (lorazepam) together?

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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Geriatrics 40 years experience
No: I did not find interactions in one program for that purpose.
A 37-year-old member asked:

Do list the minerals act like antioxidants?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Mineral antioxidants: Long list as all minerals are antioxidants and all minerals have to be supplied by the diet as none are made by the body.
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A 44-year-old member asked:

Can labor be induced with fish oil?

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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Family Medicine 14 years experience
Not likely.: Fish oil is not one of those things doctors regularly recommend to induce labor. It likely has no down sides, but probably isn't effective. Sexual intercourse, however, can be a natural way to induce labor.

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