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Stroke Rounds: Fish Oil Flops Again in Afib Study

High-dose fish oil failed to reduce atrial fibrillation (Afib) recurrence in patients with a history of Afib who were not receiving conventional antiarrhythmic therapy, Canadian researchers said.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

The lack of reduction of oxidative stress by fish oil is odd. This may indicate that additional polyphenols are also required to effectively treat Afib.

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