Omega-3 fatty acids are used to lower cholesterol levels to treat high cholesterol by reducing the production of triglycerides in the liver.

Why are
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Lovaza
(omega-3-acid ethyl esters)
104
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FISH OIL, OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS (Fish Oil, oh MAY ga 3 fatty AS ids) are essential fats. It is used to treat high triglyceride levels.
Vascepa
243
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ICOSAPENT ETHYL contains essential fats. It is used to treat high triglyceride levels.
Omtryg
N/A N/A See Prices
Epanova
N/A N/A See Prices

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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