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Can Effextor Be Taken With Fish Oil
Venlafaxine (effexor) is an snri (serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor) that is used for the treatment of depression; depression & anxiety; generalized anxiety disorder; & social anxiety. Effexor xr is sometimes used for panic disorders. It can cause nausea, headaches, anxiety, insomnia, drowsiness. & hypertension. Seizures have been reported. Be careful not ...Read more
I think I made a mistake and forgot if I took the 2 fish oil capsules i take everyday might of taken 4 instead of 2 of them today will I be ok?
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Not always possible: For some people no amount of flax oil gives the same benefits of fish oil. This is because our bodies must convert the ALA in fish oil into the EPA & DHA found in fish oil and this is not done very efficiently & some people can't convert it at all. However, you can find vegan sources of DHA & EPA from algae. See http://chriskresser.com/why-fish-stomps-flax-as-a-source-of-omega-3 ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've just started fish oil pills 1000 mg requested by my med doctor is it normal to have the runs have been taken for around 4 days now?
Stop now!: Krill oil and fish oil are the new snake oil, both are high in omega 3 fatty acids which are extremely fragile. Omega 3 fish oils reduce triglycerides by impairing the liver's ablility to make them. However the oxidative stress caused by fish oil actually raises LDL cholesterol. Some day we may use the phrase "this is just more fish /krill oil" or "here comes the fish/krill oil salesman". ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello. : Hello. Fish oil has been shown in some studies to reduce joint stiffness and sometimes joint tenderness as well. For arthritis is recommended that you use fish oil that contains 30% or more epa/dha at a dose of approximately 1.6 grams of epa twice a day. However, as with all medications, supplements or herbals, it is recommended that you discuss this with your doctor before you start using it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fish oils contain two active omega-3 fatty acids, dha and epa. Most fish oil products contain both dha and epa, but supplements enriched in dha or epa are available. Omega-3 fatty acids have been shown to significantly reduce sudden cardiac death. Some studies also indicate the potential for benefits in dementia and risk of heart attack. The omega-3 content of cold water ...Read more
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