Rapid Rx Quiz: Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Mary L. Windle, PharmD


August 25, 2022

Omega-3 fatty acids (OM3FAs) play a role in the cardiovascular, immune, pulmonary, and endocrine systems. Also called omega-3 oils and n−3 fatty acids, the human body cannot make this essential fat on its own, which has led to a major market for supplementation. Do you know key clinical concerns associated with OM3FAs, including contraindications, common adverse effects, and recommendations? Take this short quiz.


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