Are fish oil omega 3 pills good for cholesterol?

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.

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

Maybe. All depends on your lipid profile. A skilled Internist should be able to guide you well. Omega-3-FA can help reduce trigylcerides very well, and has more modest effects on cholesterol itself. Focus on DHA and EPA amounts (on back of bottle), and ignore the size of the capsule itself. Total DHA+EPA close to 3000mg seems to be most helpful. Cannot take with some blood thinners. Read more...
Not neccessarily. Omega 3 may lower your triglycerides. The Statins will have better cholesterol lowering effect. Read more...
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. Read more...

Can you tell me are adult gummies fish oil omega 3 epa& DHA good for brain too?

Fish oil. Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil there are not really rigorous studies on fish oil to support supplementation before daily requirements. Read more...

Omega 3 fish oil? What is it good for? Whats its benefits?

EPA. We all need two essential fatty acids in our diet but they have to be processed in the body to produce important metabolites that play a part in inflammation. Fish oil provides epa (eicosapentoic acid) that "dodges" the processing mechanism, thus providing a "ready made" metabolite that acts as an anti-inflammatory. This is very complex chemistry and is the simplest explanation that i can offer. Read more...