Fish Oil (2003) & Rheumatoid Arthritis

Learn more about rheumatoid arthritis.

These researchers noted that fish oils are an excellent source for omega-3 fatty acids, and that they have a beneficial effect of reducing inflammation. Fish oils have shown this beneficial result in double-blind, random, trials with placebo controls, for rheumatoid arthritis, but have not received the marketing that pharmeceutical drugs have and so remain unknown to many health professionals.

Researchers: Cleland LG, James MJ, Proudman SM.

Published: The role of fish oils in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, Drugs. 2003;63(9):845-53.