Don't Rely on Omega-3s for Cardiovascular Benefits

Do omega-3 fatty acid supplements reduce CV risk?

Mounting evidence suggests they don't...despite prior evidence with Rx Vascepa (icosapent ethyl), a form of EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid).

Vascepa 2 g BID is approved to reduce CV risk in some high-risk patients with moderately elevated triglycerides despite statins.

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