Oxidative Stress Reduction Related To The Efficacy Of N-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids In First Episode Schizophrenia: Secondary Outcome Analysis Of The OFFER Randomized Trial

Effect Increase
Values Difference between treatment and olive oil placebo group: 0.131 mmol/L (95% CI: 0.08 to 0.19)
Trial Design Randomized trial
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 71
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 13-17, 18-29
Notes for this study:
This is a secondary analysis of a previous study in people with schizophrenia looking at the effect of 1320 mg EPA + 880 mg DHA daily on symptoms of schizophrenia and affect. This particular secondary analysis focused on the impact on markers of oxidative stress.
Funding issues for this study:
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