Current Research on Fish Oil?
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Q:  Current Research on Fish Oil?


What current research or articals do you know of (other than the Harvard Study) on the use of Fish Oil (omega-3's)and the treatment of Bipolar disorder. It has been shown to be very effective using high doses of EPA and DHA.  Can you help me?

Thanks, ANNE

Dear Anne -- 
"It has been shown to be very effective using high doses of EPA and DHA."  Perhaps you can help me: I'm not aware of any evidence so far, other than that Harvard study you know of -- none, except one gentleman who wrote me here on BipolarWorld (see this letter), who cites his experience with a very high dose, later lowered for tolerability.  Know of any written data?  I don't, sorry. 

Dr. Phelps
 

Published August, 2001

 

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