Treating patients who have very high triglyceride levels. It is used in addition to a low-fat diet. Lovaza is a lipid-regulating agent. Exactly how it works is not known. It may decrease the production of triglycerides in the liver.
Lovaza is used to lower levels of fat in the blood while increasing the amount of good cholesterol found throughout. In doing this, Lovaza help reduce the risk of strokes and heart attacks.