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... Ok, this is going to be a long question, any educated responses are greatly appreciated. This is a question concerning the overuse of medications, and maybe the reason of my chestpain. ... (1 replies)
... The cheaper fish oil capsules usually do that, at least when I took them. They went down easy, but 30 minutes later I was burping fish. After I read the book "Protein Power" by Dr. ... (19 replies)
... EPA per 1000mg capsule. That would be FOUR of those per day. ... (19 replies)

... lowering drugs for me but I refused to take them and decided to try and get my cholesterol down on my own without the pills. ... (19 replies)
... This is where a good quality Omega 3 would be advisable to avoid unwanted burps and such. Mine is Nutrigold 1250 mg. Omega 3 but there are many other good ones as well. ... (6 replies)
... how many mgs of fish oil per day is recommended? ... (6 replies)
... It's great that your doctor would recommend fish oil capsules. Most doctors just push increase statin doses. ... (4 replies)
... I had some bloodwork done and Doc wasn't happy with my triglycerides. He said I need to take 3000 mg daily of "fish oil capsules." I'm reading the handout he provided verbatim. I'm supposed to start at 1000 mg a day with food and work up to 3000 mg over the next few weeks. ... (4 replies)
... Only you can decide how much risk you are willing to take. But both high cholesterol and drugs present some risks. In all probability your risk is low of having a cardiovascular event in the next few years. ... (8 replies)
... I like to do without the capsules so I take cod liver oil (1 tsp/day which is 5 ml. or maybe 4.5 grams. It gives me near 1000 mg. total EPA + DHA.) I feel that this is enough. (Tastes yummy too.) (19 replies)
... My cholesterol numbers were higher than that.... My doctor started me on 10mg. a day. He believes it's best to start low, and work your way up slowly. I never exceeded 20 mg of pravachol a day. ... (14 replies)
Niacin results
Oct 17, 2006
... I posted a few days ago about my husband having to go back on Lipitor and I was so disappointed but then I decided to go check my records and see where I have been and how I am doing now. Here is what I found. ... (2 replies)
... One of my 1200mg fish oil capsules is only 10 calories. ... (10 replies)
... Ok, I'm not an expert here...but from everything I've read, it's not the TOTAL mg's of the fish oil that you are taking that matters, it is the total amounts of Omega 3's that you are taking. ... (23 replies)
... How do you take them? ... (0 replies)
... and very, very slowly ramp up until, eventually, you are able to take 1200 to 1500 mg. ... (3 replies)
... I'm taking 6 salmon oil pills, daily, to combat high triglycerides, and this has worked, somewhat, but what's the overall recommended dosage for an adult? ... (3 replies)
... I wanted to address the above comment you made a bit back and ask you what was your choice? ... (4 replies)
... RYR can contain the full compliment of fourteen known monacolins. However, even RYR without monacolin 'k', but with approximately seven other monacolins of only a few milligrams. can lower cholesterol on par with a Lovastatin dose of 40mg. ... (20 replies)
... Master44, I don't know why your doctor put you on such a low dose, I will tell you that my doctor has used the same type of niacin, inositol hexaniacinate, for many years and told me he is prescribing it more all the time. ... (12 replies)

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