The Mechanism of Action of Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Secondary Prevention Post-Myocardial Infarction

Nigel Harrison; Brihad Abhyankar


Curr Med Res Opin. 2005;21(1):95-100. 

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Mechanism of Action of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Much of the available evidence points to the antiarrhythmic effect of omega-3 fatty acids on myocardial cells. However, it is likely that the mechanism of action of omega-3 fatty is a multifactorial combination of the various effects described below.


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