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Fish oils supplementation - possible effects on blood tests
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Fish oils supplementation - possible effects on blood tests

Generally, what vitamin and mineral supplements should be stopped before having blood tests and for how long before?
Specifically, can  a hi-EPA fish oil formula (Equazen eye q capsules) alter results of blood tests related to iron levels?
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50
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Female
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8 stone
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Vit and mineral supplements
Fish oil supplements
Homeopathic remedies
Drug Allergies
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Nickel
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I am not aware of any vitamins or minerals that need to be stopped before having a blood test. I don't see anything in the literature regarding fish oil altering iron blood levels. You may want to double check with your doctor.
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