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#1 of 7 Old 11-27-2013, 01:04 PM - Thread Starter
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I'm looking for a mild tasting fish oil supplement for my three year old and six year old. Any suggestions?

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#2 of 7 Old 11-29-2013, 08:23 AM
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It looks like your post may have been missed, so I'm bumping it up for attention. :bump: Anyone have a recommendation to share?

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Carlson has a liquid that tastes like lemon and mixes into applesauce that I used to give my daughter.

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I buy the orange or lemon flavor gel caps from carlson, and my 5YO DD just chews them. I swallow them. I give her 1 a day and I take 2-3 a day. 

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Nature's Sunshine has a great option called Sunshine Heroes Omega-3 with DHA (90 Soft chews)
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Nordic Naturals has gel capsules for children, I think, with a natural strawberry flavor to the coating. My daughter has tried samples before and likes them. I know some bloggers have made cod liver oil gummies and given them to their children with success. You might want to try looking that up as well.
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Fish oil has a lot of omega 3, so you can give it to everyone!

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