Author(s): Papazafiropoulou AK, Kardara MS, Pappas SI
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Abstract Omega-3 fatty acids except for their effect on triglycerides levels have cardioprotective properties as well as antiarrhythmic properties.The pleiotropic effects of omega-3 fatty acids, also, include lowering of blood pressure and the favorable effect on endothelial function and high-density cholesterol levels. Furthermore, studies have showed their favorable action in subjects with dementia, Alzheimer's disease and learning disorders. In this paper, a review of the recent patents on omega-3 fatty acids will be presented.
This article was published in Recent Pat Endocr Metab Immune Drug Discov
and referenced in Journal of Addiction Research & Therapy