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Vayarin
Posted: 06 February 2016 06:14 PM   Ignore ]  
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I’ve been giving my daughter 2 capsules of Vayarin but after reading an article in ADditude I’m questioning this decision. Does anyone know anything about vayarin?

It looks like it has,
Phosphatidylserine (PS): 150 mg
Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA): 43 mg
Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA): 17 mg

The article recommends 1000 mg?

Posted: 08 February 2016 10:07 AM   Ignore ]  
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I don’t see any articles on ADDitudeMag.com about Vayarin. If you are referring to articles about Fish Oil supplements, those refer to over the counter fish oil. Vayarin is a “medical food drug” that requires a prescription. It has an additive not found in traditional fish oil supplements and should be taken as per the prescribing doctor’s instructions.

Penny
ADDconnect Moderator. Guide and Mentor for Parents Raising Kids with ADHD. Writer for ADDitude Mag. Award-Winning Author. Mom to teen 2e boy w/ ADHD, LDs, SPD, autism, and gifted IQ.

Posted: 06 September 2016 01:16 PM   Ignore ]  
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helloI tried vayarin for my son , no efficiency gain , so i stopped and now i gave him fish oil with high EPA/DHA and some suplement (zinc , calcium… )

Posted: 18 December 2016 02:25 AM   Ignore ]  
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I tried Vayarin with my two sons - two pills twice a day as directed, for three months as the directions said it could take that long to be effective.  After three months there were no noticable effects whatsoever. So we stopped using it.

Posted: 15 February 2017 03:29 AM   Ignore ]  
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I didn’t notice any effects either, good or bad.