Eicosapentaenoic acid appears to be the key omega-3 fatty acid component associated with efficacy in major depressive disorder: a critique of Bloch and Hannestad and updated meta-analysis

Mol Psychiatry. 2012 Dec;17(12):1144-9; discussion 1163-7. doi: 10.1038/mp.2012.25. Epub 2012 Apr 10.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Meta-Analysis
  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Depressive Disorder, Major / drug therapy*
  • Fatty Acids, Omega-3 / therapeutic use*
  • Humans
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic / statistics & numerical data*


  • Fatty Acids, Omega-3