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... I am taking 4g (4000mg) of fish oil a day but I take Lovaza which is prescription-only. I guess anyone can put fish oil into capsules and sell it. This is actually regulated, from what I understand. It took some convincing to get my insurance company to pay for it (it's $200+ per month for this dose) but it was the only medication to significantly lower my triglycerides along... (18 replies)
... with around an extra 100mg omega 3's from Krill. ... (18 replies)
... I find it interesting that someone had better trig values on Lovaza vs OTC fish oil. Logically, there should be little difference, if the Omega 3 amounts were the same. Hmm... perhaps the higher concentration equated to better total absorption? ... (18 replies)

... For what it is worth, 100g (about a small can) of sardines packed in tomato sauce has about 10.5g of fat (fish oil), of which about 1.7g is omega-3 fatty acids, of which about 0.5g is EPA and about 0.9g is DHA. 100g of cooked farmed Atlantic salmon has about 12.3g of fat, of which about 2.3g is omega-3 fatty acids, of which about 0.7g is EPA and about 1.6g is DHA. (18 replies)
... I take 3 grams of Omega 3's daily. It comes out to 10 caps per day. I do 3 with breakfast, 3 with lunch and 3 with dinner or bedtime if I forget at dinner. ... (18 replies)
... Thanks so much for putting me at ease about taking 4grams of Omega 3....namelessme.... does it really raise LDL? ... (18 replies)
... Hey Nancie, I've been taking 5gms Omega 3 Fish Oil for the past 6 months. I haven't had any problems at all. What did make a difference on my triglycerides was taking niacin. ... (18 replies)
... Four grams of fish oil, or four grams of Omega 3? ... (18 replies)
... grams of Omega 3 is needed. But i've also read 1200 to 1800 mg. of fish oil. ... (1 replies)
... Thank you Ace, between the two blood test i started a regime of 5000 C and 4000 Lysine and 1000 Omega 3 and 400 Vit E .... ... (13 replies)
... I am new to this board, i have had great response over at the Thyroid Board i thought i would come over here and get some thoughts on my Cholesterol levels. First time i have had my Cholesterol taken May 2009 Lp(a)----620.....................................<300 mg/L Cholesterol-----5.19...........................2.00---5.19 mmol/L Fasting Yes... (13 replies)
... And where did you read that people should take an OUNCE of Omega 3's per day? ... (23 replies)
Niacin
Aug 27, 2002
... The answer as to why docs prescribe statins so quickly may be twofold. First, statins works fairly quickly and reliably to lower numbers & docs are goal oriented -- patient fixed. Secondly, there was a report published in the last 6-12 mos. that urged docs to prescribe statins to almost all their patients after age 40 on a prophalactic basis -- much like aspirin therapy. I... (41 replies)




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