Generic name: omega-3-acid ethyl esters
Dosage form: Capsules
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Patients should be placed on an appropriate lipid-lowering diet before receiving Omacor, and should continue this diet during treatment with Omacor. In clinical studies, Omacor was administered with meals.
The daily dose of Omacor is 4 g per day. The daily dose may be taken as a single 4-g dose (4 capsules) or as two 2-g doses (2 capsules given twice daily).