Women's Evening Primrose Oil 1300mg | GNC
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Dairy Free Dairy Free
Soy Free Soy Free
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Product Information



GNC Women's Evening Primrose Oil 1300mg: Supports hormonal balance, healthy skin and cardiovascular health

GNC Women's Evening Primrose Oil 1300mg capsules are taken daily to help keep skin smooth and healthy and support the balance of hormones within the body. These capsules contain GLA (gamma linolenic acid), a natural source of omega-6 fatty acids. As well as assisting with hormone balance, GNC Evening Primrose Oil capsules can assist with helping your skin meet your personal beauty standards. From healthy skin to hormonal balance, women can benefit from daily supplementation with evening primrose oil. Take one or two softgel capsules daily as a dietary supplement.

  • Keeps skin looking smooth and healthy
  • Contains a top-quality source of cold-pressed oil to help keep all the nutrients present
  • No common allergens such as wheat, corn, dairy or yeast 


Nutrition Facts
Serving Size  1 Softgel Capsule(s)
Servings Per Container  180

Amount Per Serving     % DV

Calories 10  
  Calories from Fat 10  

Total Fat (as Evening Primrose Oil) 1g   2%
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g   5%

** Daily Value (DV) not established.
Other Ingredients
Gelatin, Glycerin
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How To Use

As a dietary supplement, take one or two capsules daily.
After opening, keep tightly closed in refrigerator or other cool place.
Store in a cool dry place.


4.7 / 5.0
77 Reviews
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good for condition
good for condition
June 3, 2019
7 months ago
Can't live without
Taking this for 10 years now, it is excellent at helping my eczema and moodiness. It's a must have for PMS and overall well being!
April 29, 2019
Very little side effects, helping me feel more balanced
March 12, 2019
4 months ago
Good choice.
It was my good choice to choose this product.
January 31, 2019
5 months ago
very very good
January 30, 2019
1 year ago
Delayed period
I took 2 capsules per day as instructed but it messed up my regular cycle of period. Not recommended.
January 29, 2019
5 months ago
Good choice.
January 13, 2019
7 months ago
Good I Like
December 8, 2018
7 months ago
Very good one
December 7, 2018
7 months ago
very good product
November 21, 2018
8 months ago
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Wen W on Apr 8, 2015
Wen W on Apr 8, 2015
for my wife
m c on Apr 2, 2015
for my wife
m c on Apr 2, 2015
Would you please tell me if there are any precautions related to this product for people suffering from heart and high blood pressure problems and taking medications for these?
A shopper on Feb 6, 2013
Will this help with anxiety?
A shopper on Feb 21, 2018
Will this help eye lashes growth thyroid issues? So! so
A shopper on Apr 8, 2018
Is it ok to burst capsule and swallow?
Kathy Ann J on Mar 1, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Why would you?
I am a 27 year old female bipolar, anxiety, and with pulmonary hypertension. How many capsules should I take daily to help out with these health factors?
A shopper on Sep 23, 2012
BEST ANSWER: This product is not intended to treat any specific condition, you should consult with a doctor regarding your medical concerns. Anyone taking this supplement should follow the manufacturer's directions of 1 - 2 capsules a day.
what is the source of 'softgel capsule'?
I wanna find perfect vegetarian capsules.
please let me know about that.
A shopper on May 4, 2012
BEST ANSWER: If it has gelatin- it can not be vegetarian
Could we take this supplement before, during and after pregnancy?
A shopper on Jun 8, 2012
BEST ANSWER: There are no restrictions on the use of this product before, during or after pregnancy.
I would like to know when is the best time for consumption? Early morning with empty tummy or go with food?
Or evening time after dinner?
A shopper on Aug 25, 2014
BEST ANSWER: There is no specific time to take evening primrose oil. Whether your stomach is empty or full does not matter.
Is Evening Primrose Oil 1300 by GNC Hexane Free?
A shopper on Dec 30, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Yes, GNC Women's Evening Primrose Oil 1300 is hexane-free.
Do men can take evening primrose oil or not?
A shopper on Oct 14, 2012
BEST ANSWER: GNC's Evening Primrose Oil is specifically formulated for the use of women.
when is the best time to take it?
barbara i on Jul 3, 2018
is the gelatine animal base?
amina i on Jul 21, 2018
Is the gelatin used pork based?
A shopper on Aug 15, 2016
Hi I'm 52 years old I didn't get period almost 4 month stopped if I have evening primrose oil 1300 can help my period back?
A shopper on Jul 8, 2018
BEST ANSWER: II take the Evening Primrose Oil twice a day for hot flashes and post menopausal changes. I do not believe it make you get your period back. I have taken it for over 3 years & never made me get my period back, but it does help with hot flashes.
Does it help with hormone balance for a 30 year old female?
A shopper on Jan 21, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Im 41 and it has helped me
I am 52 years old man. Can I take this even though it says women's primrose oil?
A shopper on Dec 11, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Even though this is labeled for women, it contains no additional ingredients, and so would be appropriate for men as well.
I was looking up info on joint health and gnc women's evening primrose oil 1300 was on the list however after reading the info on it and the reviews I can't tell if it is good for your joints can anyone can give me an idea if this is something I should consider?
A shopper on Oct 16, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Yes, GNC Evening Primrose Oil contains Omega 3 fatty acids that assist with regulating the body's processes and is great for your skin.
My doctor wants me to take 3000mg per day of primrose oil. I can't tell from the label - is it 1300mg or is that the name of the product? The specs say 100mg, and the nutritional info shows only calories and ingredients.
A shopper on Sep 17, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Each capsule of GNC Women's Evening Primrose Oil 1300 provides 1300 mg of evening primose oil.
Hello again.
What age would you recommend for? I would like to know the teenager can take this product?
After I take this, my dysmenorrhea is almost gone. I thank you very much.
My niece is 13 years old is suffering every month. Do I give her this as a gift? Please answer ASAP. Thanks in advance.

A shopper on Sep 17, 2012
BEST ANSWER: This product should not be used by anyone under the age of 18 without the consent of a doctor.
Is it safe to use whilst pregnant?
A shopper on Apr 14, 2018
Are they vitamin E capusuels?
A shopper on Jan 15, 2019
A shopper on Dec 29, 2018
BEST ANSWER: I don’t think that’s it’s main focus. I take it for pre menopausal symptoms and pms. Helps tamper down the symptoms; keeps me at a more even keel.
I am taking an estroven multivitamin. Is it compatible to use CNC Women Primrose Oil 1300 while taking Estroven?

How efficient to use GNC Women Primrose Oil 1300 as anti acne treatment for 20 years old girl?
A shopper on Oct 21, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Yes, the GNC Primrose is compatible with Estroven multivitamin. The primrose oil is great for the skin.
Can this product be taken with a prescribed HRT? I am on the Miniville patch and still have menopausal difficulties. I am 47, had a full hysterectomy 11 years ago, during which time my energy and lack of interest in just about anything has greatly been reduced.
A shopper on Sep 17, 2013
BEST ANSWER: The label recommends that you ask your doctor.
Hi, My Mom is taking Aspirin, can she take GNC Women's Evening Primrose Oil at the same time?
A shopper on Aug 19, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Since your mom is being treated for a medical condition (prescribed aspirin) pressure) she needs to the specific permission of her doctor before using GNC Women's Evening Primrose Oil 1300.
Do I need to add this to my vitamin regimen? I am a 32 girl who already takes the Womans Mega Active vitapak. I also take fishoil and biotin.
A shopper on May 21, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Some women do add this product but it is not necessary.
Can I take this vitamin if an allergy to fish.
Thanks for your prompt response
A shopper on Apr 15, 2013
BEST ANSWER: GNC Women's Evening Primrose Oil 1300 does not contain any fish or shellfish products. There are no issues for anyone who is allergic to fish/shellfish using it.
is this product for support hormonal balance?
A shopper on Mar 30, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Yes, NEW GNC Women's Evening Primrose Oil 1300 Supports Hormonal Balance.
If this product is not opened, can it be store in room temperature?
A shopper on Feb 6, 2013
BEST ANSWER: This product needs to be stored at room temperature.
what source of Gelatin does it contain? I need a Veg capsuls.
A shopper on Jan 26, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Gelatin is always an animal byproduct. The most common source is bovine. If you need vegetarian capsules, you cannot take anything containing gelatin.