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For adults, take two (2) softgels one to two times daily, preferably with meals. As a reminder, discuss the supplements and medications you take with your health care providers.
|Serving Size 2 softgels|
|Servings Per Container 120|
|Amount Per Serving||% DV|
|Calories from Fat||20.00|
|Polyunsaturated Fat||1.50 g||8%|
|Monounsaturated Fat||0.00 g||0%|
|Vitamin E (as d-alpha Tocopherol)||0.00||0%|
|Total Fat||2.50 g||4%|
|Fish Oil provides 400 mg of Total Omega-3 Fatty Acids comprising of:||800.00 mg||**|
|Omega-3 - Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) 26.5%||**|
|Omega-3 - Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) 17%||**|
|Other Fatty Acids||**|
|Borage Seed Oil Typical Fatty Acid Profile:||800.00 mg||**|
|Omega-6 - Linoleic Acid 35%||**|
|Omega-6 - Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA) 22%||**|
|Omega-9 - Oleic Acid 14%||**|
|Organic Flaxseed Oil Typical Fatty Acid Profile:||800.00 mg||**|
|Omega-3 - Alpha Linolenic Acid (ALA) 45%||**|
|Omega-6 - Linoleic Acid 12%||**|
|Omega-9 - Oleic Acid 11%||**|
|** Daily Value (DV) not established|
Other Ingredients: Gelatin, Glycerin, Soybean Oil
Warning: If you are pregnant, nursing, taking any medications, planning any medical procedure or have any medical condition, consult your doctor before use. Discontinue use and consult your doctor if any adversereactions occur. Not intended for use by persons under the age of 18. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. STORE AT ROOM TEMPERATURE AND AVOID EXCESSIVE HEAT. TAMPERRESISTANT: DO NOT USE IF SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING.
Contains fish (anchovy, mackerel, sardine)ingredients.
Manufactured in the USA by MET-Rx Nutrition, Inc. Boca Raton, FL 33487©2012
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1. Harris WS, Mozaffarian D, Rimm E, et al. Omega-6 fatty acids and risk for cardiovascular disease: a science advisory from the American Heart Association Nutrition Subcommittee of the Council on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Metabolism; Council on Cardiovascular Nursing; and Council on Epidemiology and Prevention. Circulation 2009;119:902-7 [review].
2. Gordon DJ. Lowering cholesterol and total mortality. In: Rifkin BM, ed. Lowering cholesterol in high-risk individuals and populations. New York, NY: Marcel Dekker, Inc; 1995:33- 48.
Omega-6 fatty acids are polyunsaturated fatty acids that perform essential functions in the human body. The most abundant member of this family in food and in the body is linoleic acid. Other members include gamma-linolenic acid and arachidonic acid. Linoleic acid is considered an essential fatty acid since it cannot be synthesized by the body. However, other members of the omega-6 family can be made from linoleic acid.
Omega-6 fatty acids have numerous important roles in the body.1 They contribute to the structure and function of cell membranes and play a part in the regulation of gene activity inside the cell. Arachidonic acid is especially abundant in the brain, and may be important for normal brain development of the fetus and infant. Both arachidonic acid and gamma-linolenic acid can be converted to prostaglandins and related substances that affect inflammation, blood clotting, smooth muscle tone, and many other body activities.
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