EFFECT OF OMEGA 3 FATTY ACID IN PERIODONTITISAbstract
Omega 3 fatty acid is one such dietary supplement, known to modulate the host response is chronic conditions like cardiovascular disease, rheumatoid arthritis, ischemic cerebrovascular disease, osteoporosis by producing resolvins and proteins without any side effects; periodontitis is an infectious disease caused predominantly by gram negative anaerobes. The effect of dietary supplementation with omega 3 fatty acid as a host modulating agent with chronic periodontitis. This review going to reveals about the omega 3 fatty acid which helps to reduce the periodontitis
S. Renuka * and G. Kaarthikeyan
Department of Periodontics, Saveetha Dental College and Hospital Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
16 June 2015
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