Studies related to Headaches and Fish Oil

Evaluation Of The Effect Of Omega-3 Fatty Acids In The Treatment Of Premenstrual Syndrome: "a Pilot Trial"

Effect Decrease
Values PMS, VAS score. Mean + SD. Severity: Placebo: before 6.79 ± 2.35, after 6.47 ± 2.07. Fish oil: before 6.11 ± 2.27, after 5.79 ± 1.15. Duration: Placebo: before 4.25 ± 2.61, after 4.28 ± 1.58. Fish oil: before 4.32 ± 2.06, after 2.12 ± 0.94.
Trial Design Randomized trial
Trial Length 1-6 months
Number of Subjects 139
Sex Female
Notes for this study:
In a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial 139 women with PMS were allocated to take 2 g of fish oil daily with 360 mg of EPA and 240 mg of DHA for one month and then for only 8 days prior to and 2 days after bleeding during the next two cycles.