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Possible Interaction: Fatty Acids, Omega-3 and Folic Acid


Folic Acid

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Folic acid increases the concentration of omega-3 PUFAs, which also enhance eNO synthesis.
Nutrition  •  2003  |  View Paper
The average homocysteine-lowering effect was greater when omega-3 supplementation was combined with folic acid and B-group vitamins (-1.37μmol/L, 95%CI: (-2.38, -0.36), P<.01) compared to omega-3 supplementation alone (-1.09μmol/L 95%CI: (-2.04, -0.13), P=.03).
Nutrition research  •  2016  |  View Paper
We have previously shown in a rat model that maternal folic acid supplementation at marginal protein levels reduces brain omega-3 fatty acid levels in the adult offspring.
PloS one  •  2011  |  View Paper