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I have borderline high cholesterol. Can it be lowered by taking fish oil capsules with Omega 3 ?

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Dr. William Jenkins
Anesthesiology

In brief: Yes,

The fish oil that contains only EPA as a dietary supplement or prescription Vascepa will lower LDL-C in addition to lowering high triglycerides

In brief: Yes,

The fish oil that contains only EPA as a dietary supplement or prescription Vascepa will lower LDL-C in addition to lowering high triglycerides
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine

In brief: Not neccessarily

Omega 3 may lower your triglycerides.
The Statins will have better cholesterol lowering effect

In brief: Not neccessarily

Omega 3 may lower your triglycerides.
The Statins will have better cholesterol lowering effect
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