What is Omega 3 Plant-based?

Category: Supplements


Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) are forms of omega-3 essential fatty acids that can be easily used by the body. Omega-3 fatty acids are found in plants such as green leafy vegetables, and seeds such as flaxseed, whole grains, beans and nuts.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 4 0
Multiple sclerosis 2 0
Inflammation 1 0
Joint pain 1 0
Pain 1 0

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  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Omega 3 Plant-based

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Omega 3 Plant-based

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Other 1
Personal research 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Omega 3 Plant-based


Stopped taking Omega 3 Plant-based

Duration Patients Percentage
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
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There are no evaluations for Omega 3 Plant-based.