A 37-year-old male asked:
are fish oil omega 3 pills good for cholesterol?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Suzanne Fiala answered
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 increase the level of the hdlor "good cholesterol", and hence your good-to-bad cholesterol ratio. This in turn can lower your risk of heart disease.
Answered on Nov 6, 2019
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