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Possible Interaction: Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal and Fish Oils

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

NSAID use was reduced by 75% from baseline with fish oil (p < 0.05) and by 37% without fish oil (NS).
The Journal of rheumatology  •  2006  |  View Paper
Some patients who take fish oil are able to discontinue NSAIDs without experiencing a disease flare.
Arthritis and rheumatism  •  1995  |  View Paper
Patients in the fish oil group reported a significantly decreased consumption of NSAID at 3 and 6 months, and the status of global arthritic activity improved at 3 months in physician's assessment.
Scandinavian journal of rheumatology  •  1992  |  View Paper
No patient worsened; anti-inflammatory drugs could be reduced or eliminated in eight patients (72%) while receiving fish oil.
The American journal of gastroenterology  •  1992  |  View Paper
Many of the placebo-controlled trials of fish oil in chronic inflammatory diseases reveal significant benefit, including decreased disease activity and a lowered use of anti-inflammatory drugs.
Journal of the American College of Nutrition  •  2002  |  View Paper
Since non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs confer cardiovascular risk and there is increased cardiovascular mortality in RA, an additional benefit of fish oil in RA may be reduced cardiovascular risk via direct mechanisms and decreased non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use.
Proceedings of the Nutrition Society  •  2010  |  View Paper
Suspected drug-herb interactions occurred in 6 cases, including yohimbe co-ingested with buproprion (1) and methamphetamine (3), and additive anticoagulant/antiplatelet effects of NSAIDs taken with fish oils (1) and ginkgo (1).
Journal of Medical Toxicology  •  2009  |  View Paper
Fish oil also has safety advantages in reducing cardiovascular risk via direct cardiovascular effects and via nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-sparing.
Rheumatic diseases clinics of North America  •  2008  |  View Paper
Fish oils contain a natural inhibitor of COX, reduce reliance on NSAIDs , and reduce cardiovascular risk through multiple mechanisms.
Arthritis research & therapy  •  2006  |  View Paper
Soybean and fish oil mixture may be effective in improving colonic injury and DNA damage, and it could be an important complementary therapy in UC to reduce the use of anti-inflammatory drugs and prevent colorectal cancer.
Lipids in Health and Disease  •  2010  |  View Paper
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