Omega-3 fatty acids
Omega-3 fatty acids significantly reduce the risk of sudden complications that can be fatal, caused by Arrhythmias and/or other causes associated with coronary heart disease. Omega-3 fatty acids are also used to treat Hyperlipidemia and Hypertension. No significant interactions with other drugs have been reported.
Also, the American Heart Association (AHA) recommends at least two doses of 1000mg of Coenzyme Q10 per week for people who do not have heart problems, for prevention, while in people with established heart problems, the recommendation is 1000mg per day, which is also the dose of Mintmedic Omega-3 + Q10 Cardioprotect.
Why is Omega-3 supplementation needed?
Omega-3 fatty acids are essential fatty acids. Essential acids cannot be synthesized in the body, so they have to be taken subsequently through food.
How do Omega-3 fatty acids affect the body?
They are building blocks of cell membranes, or coating the nerves. They are necessary for proper growth and normal body functions at all ages. However, the greatest application is in the field of cardiovascular health and brain functions. In addition, it contributes to metabolic function, has an anti-inflammatory effect, affects joint health or even mood itself.
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has approved the following health statements regarding the use of Omega-3.
DHA –contributes to maintaining normal triglyceride levels, as well as normal brain development.
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) combined with Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) contribute maintaining of the normal blood pressure and triglyceride levels, as well as normal heart function.