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Is there a lot of phosphorus in fish oil?

Is there a lot of phosphorus in fish oil?

Yes: In general phosphorus is important for energy. Excessive phosphorus in the human blood of pts with serious renal insufficiency may be toxic. ...Read more

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Fish Oil (Definition)

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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We'll taking a lot of fish oil really reduce my triglecrides?

We'll taking a lot of fish oil really reduce my triglecrides?

Triglycerides: Though fish oil can help some triglycerides in overwhelming numbers of people can be normalised by improving dietary carbohydrate and caloric content coupled with a daily aerobic exercise for 30 sustained minutes,most unfortunately find it easier to pop pills ...Read more

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Yes I am 28 years old and I was trying to see does fish oil pills help you gain weight in your buttocks and also eating a lot of starchy food?

Yes I am 28 years old and I was trying to see does fish oil pills help you gain weight in your buttocks and also eating a lot of starchy food?

Likely not: Where you put weight on depends in part on your genetics among other factors. There is no food that particularly targets an area of the body. The buttocks are a large muscle group and so doing things to strengthen muscles in that area may add to bulk if that is what you are looking for. ...Read more

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What is a good alternative supplement for fish oil? Fish oil tablets make me burp a lot with that yucky fishy taste.

Triglyceride bound: Consider trying a triglyceride bound fish oil like that from nordic naturals rather than the ethyl ester form. It is a bit more expensive, but not burpy. If that doesn't work, you can try a vegetarian form of omega 3's such as flax oil or algae extract. ...Read more

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How long will it takes to lower my liver enzymes?Current reading is 160..I follow my doctors advice of proper diet and lots of water..Fish oil ok?

How long will it takes to lower my liver enzymes?Current reading is 160..I follow my doctors advice of proper diet and lots of water..Fish oil ok?

Depends on cause: And level of elevated liver enzyme tests. Viral hepatitis, drugs, toxins, alcohol, gallstones, trauma, and nash are all possibilities. If you can reverse the underlying condition, your tests should return to normal in a few weeks to few months. Sometimes, though, you can't cure the underlying condition so fast. ...Read more

Phosphorus (Definition)

Phosphorus is an essential mineral. It is important in the formation high energy compounds used by the body, maintaining strong bones and teeth, and muscle and nerve functioning. Meats and milk are a good source of phosphorus. Deficiency is very rare as phosphorus is ...Read more