Atopic dermatitis A double-blind multicentre study involving 145 patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis showed that n-3 fatty acids (6 g/day) improved clinical symptom scores by 30% after 4 months' treatment (Soyland et al 1994). The results were confirmed by the total subjective clinical score reported by the patients. An earlier, 12-week, prospective double-blind study produced similar results with a dose of 10 g/day (fish oil) improving overall severity of atopic dermatitis and reducing scaling (Bjorneboe et al 1989).

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