Fish oil increases bile acid synthesis in male patients with hypertriglyceridemia

Fibrates are drugs of choice in patients with hypertriglyceridemia (HTG), but may increase the risk for gallstones by decreasing bile acid synthesis. Fish oil might be a therapeutic alternative, but its effect on bile acid metabolism in humans is unknown. We compared the effects of triglyceride-lowe...

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Published in:The Journal of nutrition, Vol. 136, No. 4 (2006), p. 987-91
Main Author: Jonkers, Iris J A M
Other Involved Persons: Smelt, Augustinus H M ; Princen, Hans M G ; Kuipers, Folkert ; Romijn, Johannes A ; Boverhof, Renze ; Masclee, Ad A M ; Stellaard, Frans
Format: Article
Language:English
ISSN:0022-3166
Item Description:Date Completed 03.05.2006
Date Revised 30.03.2018
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
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