Dietary arachidonic acid: harmful, harmless or helpful?

Br J Nutr. 2007 Sep;98(3):451-3. doi: 10.1017/S0007114507761779.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Arachidonic Acid / administration & dosage*
  • Arachidonic Acid / adverse effects
  • Arachidonic Acid / metabolism
  • Cell Membrane / metabolism
  • Diet*
  • Dietary Supplements / adverse effects
  • Docosahexaenoic Acids / administration & dosage
  • Docosahexaenoic Acids / metabolism
  • Eicosapentaenoic Acid / administration & dosage
  • Eicosapentaenoic Acid / metabolism
  • Humans
  • Immunosuppressive Agents / administration & dosage
  • Immunosuppressive Agents / metabolism
  • Inflammation / metabolism
  • Phospholipids / blood
  • Platelet Aggregation / physiology
  • Triglycerides / blood

Substances

  • Immunosuppressive Agents
  • Phospholipids
  • Triglycerides
  • Docosahexaenoic Acids
  • Arachidonic Acid
  • Eicosapentaenoic Acid