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Table 1 Dose and composition of capsules administered in the three study supplements

From: Incorporation of EPA and DHA into plasma phospholipids in response to different omega-3 fatty acid formulations - a comparative bioavailability study of fish oil vs. krill oil

  rTAG EE Krill oil
  per capsule per day
(4 capsules)
per capsule per day
(4 capsules)
per capsule per day
(14 capsules)
EPA 252 mg 1008 mg 252 mg 1008 mg 75 mg 1050 mg
DHA 168 mg 672 mg 168 mg 672 mg 45 mg 630 mg
EPA+DHA 420 mg 1680 mg 420 mg 1680 mg 120 mg 1680 mg
total n-3 FA 504 mg 2016 mg 504 mg 2016 mg 150 mg 2100 mg
total fat 850 mg 3400 mg 850 mg 3400 mg 500 mg 7000 mg
  1. Abbreviations: rTAG: re-esterified triacylglycerides; EE: ethyl esters