Omacor Capsules 1000mg has been shown to have a protective effect on the heart following a heart attack, and lowers the levels of triglycerides in the blood. Omacor contains highly purified omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and Omacor belongs to a group of reducers of cholesterol and triglycerides.
Omega-3-acid ethyl esters 90 1000 mg,
Compromising eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) ethyl ester (460mg) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) ethyl ester 380 mg.
The total contents of Omega-3-acid ethyl esters is about 90%
Post Myocardial Infarction:
Adjuvant treatment in secondary prevention after myocardial infarction in addition to other standard therapy (e.g. statins, anti-platelet medicinal products, beta-blockers, ACE inhibitors).
Endogenous hypertriglyceridaemia as a supplement to diet when dietary measures alone are insufficient to produce an adequate response:
type IV in monotherapy
type IIb/III in combination with statins, when control of triglycerides is insufficient
Post Myocardial Infarction One capsule daily.
Hypertriglyceridaemia Initial treatment two capsules daily. If adequate response is not obtained, the dose may be increased to four capsules daily.
The capsules may be taken with food to avoid gastrointestinal disturbances.
Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to the active substance, to soya or to any of the excipients
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