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Subject:  Re: More on Omega-3 Date:  12/23/2012  11:48 AM
Author:  ilmostro Number:  38140 of 45865

Well....sure. Very high doses have significant anti-platelet activity.
That's why fish oil is one of the things you have to cut out before any kind of surgery.

Just to be clear:
fish oil lowers platelet activity and not the actual number of platelets?

Just curious because last time I gave blood they wanted be to start donating platelets.
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