Countless numbers of clinical studies show the significance of EPA and DHA for a healthy heart. In four large prospective intervention trials with a total of around 40,000 participants, significant effect on the primary and secondary prevention of heart diseases and stroke were proven.
An extensive meta-analysis based on a total of 20 individual studies with over 300,000 participants showed that consuming an adequate amount of fish or taking EPA and DHA supplements regularly results in a 36 percent reduction of heart risk factors.1
EPA and DHA support healthy heart function in many ways. They have a very positive influence on the lipid composition and metabolism of cells in the blood vessels, the blood and the heart.
1GISSL, JELIS, DART, GISSI-HF