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Omega-3-acid Ethyl Esters Brand Name Changed from Omacor to Lovaza

August 15, 2007

The brand name for omega-3-acid ethyl esters has been changed from Omacor to Lovaza. Reliant Pharmaceuticals made this change to avoid confusion with Amicar (aminocaproic acid). Additional information is available at

August 15, 2007; University of Utah, Drug Information Service. Copyright 2009, Drug Information Service, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.