The effects of fish oil omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on mental health parameters and metabolic status of patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.

@article{Amini2018TheEO,
  title={The effects of fish oil omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on mental health parameters and metabolic status of patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.},
  author={M. Amini and F. Bahmani and F. Foroozanfard and Z. Vahedpoor and A. Ghaderi and M. Taghizadeh and Hassan Karbassizadeh and Z. Asemi},
  journal={Journal of psychosomatic obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={2018},
  pages={
          1-9
        }
}
  • M. Amini, F. Bahmani, +5 authors Z. Asemi
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • Journal of psychosomatic obstetrics and gynaecology
  • OBJECTIVE This study was conducted to evaluate the effects of fish oil omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on mental health parameters and metabolic status of women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). METHODS This randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled trial was conducted on 60 women with PCOS, aged 18-40 years old. Participants were randomly assigned into two groups to receive either 2 × 1000 mg/day fish oil omega-3 fatty acid (n = 30) or placebo (n = 30) after lunch for 12 weeks… CONTINUE READING
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