Fish Oils versus Statins?

Hypercholesterolemia remains a significant risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Management of hypercholesterolemia has entailed the use of statins and non-statins, such as omega-3 fatty acid supplements. Common side effects related to fish oil supplements have included reports of gastrointestinal upset and difficulty in swallowing the fish capsules. Common side effects of statin therapy have included … Read more