How Omega-6 Fatty Acids interacts with chitosan

Interaction type: Interactions

Interaction rating: Potential/Theoritical

This nutrient decreases the absorption of fat-soluble nutrients, such as omega-6, from the digestive tract. It is recommended not to take these agents at the same time. Supplementation with the affected nutrient may be necessary. (1)


  1. View Abstract: Deuchi K, Kanauchi O, Shizukuishi M, Kobayashi E. Continuous and Massive Intake of Chitosan Affects Mineral and Fat-soluble Vitamin Status in Rats Fed On a High-fat Diet. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. Jul1995;59(7):1211-6.