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A novel oral nutraceutical formula of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids with vitamins (PLP10) in relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled proof-of-concept clinical trial
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    Almond as a potential nutritional supplement in patients with multiple sclerosis-associated fatigue
    • Mehdi Sardari
    • Other Contributors:
      • Bagher Minaei, Hossein Rezaeizadeh, Mohammad Kamalinejad

    The result of the study presented by Dr. MC Pantzaris and colleagues showed the efficacy of a formulations containing omga-3, omega-6 and vitamin A and -E in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RR-MS). We want to discuss here on potential benefits of almond as a natural source of these nutritional elements, and other previously shown beneficial nutritional elements in patients with MS and fatigue. Multiple Sclerosis...

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    Re:Omega-3, omega-6 and vitamin treatment for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis

    Response by the authors:

    On behalf of the PLP10 study co-authors (1), Ioannis S Patrikios, George N Loukaides and Mario C Pantzaris, I report our opinion and response to the e-letter "Omega-3, omega-6 and vitamin treatment for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis" by Oivind Torkildsen. We really appreciate the comments by Dr Oivind Torkildsen (2) and we thank him for giving us the chance to clarify more on th...

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    Omega-3, omega-6 and vitamin treatment for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis
    • Oivind Torkildsen, MD, PhD
    • Other Contributors:
      • Trygve Holmoy, Kristin Loken-Aamsrud, Kjell-Morten Myhr, Stig Wergeland

    Dr. Pantzaris and colleagues (1) have recently performed a study on a dietary intervention consisting of omga-3, omega-6 and vitamin A and -E in various formulations in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RR-MS). The authors suggested that a special combination of omega-3, omega-6 and fat soluble vitamins could have profound effects on magnetic resonance (MR) disease activity and disease progression. The main problem i...

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