mix-ups between Omacor and Amicar

Experts are warning about mix-ups between Omacor and Amicar.

Omacor is the new Rx omega-3 fatty acids capsule to lower triglycerides. Amicar is aminocaproic acid to control bleeding.

These names look AND sound alike...and can be used in 1 g doses.

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