A professional supplement that is a source of essential fatty acids for the maintenance of good health.
Borage oil is extracted from the seed of the plant. GLA (gamma linolenic acid) is found in borage oil (17-28%) and to a lesser extent evening primrose oil (8 to 10%).1 Borage oil is also a source of palmitic acid (10-11%), stearic acid (3.5-4.5%), oleic acid (16-20%), linoleic acid (35-38%), eicosenoic acid (3.5-5.5%), erucic acid (1.5-3.5%) and nervonic acid (1.5%).
GLA is not found in food in high enough quantities to maintain our needs through diet alone.
GLA has a number of potential health benefits which include:
Traditionally borage oil has been used for digestive (colic, cramps, diarrhea), respiratory, and cardiovascular disorders.
Serving Size: 2 Soft Gels (twice daily)
Servings per Container: 45 (22.5 daily doses)
Each Soft Gel Contains:
100% certified organic borage (Borago officinalis) seed oil
gamma-Linolenic acid (GLA) (24%)
Linoleic acid (LA) (37%)
Vitamin E (from sunflower) in a capsule of bovine gelatin, glycerin, and purified water.
Contains No Added: wheat, yeast, gluten, artificial colouring or flavouring, or dairy products.
Adults 19+: Take 2 soft gels twice daily or as directed by your health-care practitioner.
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Do not use if you are hypersensitive or allergic to any of the ingredients.
Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking any *medications (including but not limited to blood thinners) or if you have any pre-existing condition. Discontinue this product 2 weeks prior to surgery.
Other drugs may interact with this product, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
Side Effect Risks
Discontinue use and consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist, worsen or you develop any reactions which may include: allergy or intolerance or digestive upset (constipation, nausea). Keep out of reach of children. Sealed for your protection. Do not use if seal is broken. For freshness, store in a cool, dry place.
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