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Fish oil for scalp psoriasis?

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Old 09-06-2009, 09:41 AM   #1
melanie in mary
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Fish oil for scalp psoriasis?

Has anyone here used fish oil to help with scalp psoriasis? If so how much do you have to take to see some improvement? Thanks

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Old 10-03-2009, 09:55 PM   #2
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Re: Fish oil for scalp psoriasis?

I take evening primrose oil for excema.....I don;t know if this would also work for could do a google search of evening primrose see if it is recommended.
certainly worth a look!

Old 10-19-2009, 01:55 PM   #3
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Re: Fish oil for scalp psoriasis?

As I understand it, psoriasis is an autoimmune disease. It's been a while since I've read up on it, but I believe that body's with a deficiency in fumaric acid and the esters of fumaric acid - monoethylfumarate and dimethylfumarate, did work if I remember correctly. I also recall that there were some side effects, but I can't remember exactly when or how much was used.

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