NOW Foods Borage Oil 1000 mg
Description & Features
Fat has such a negative conotation, but there are some fats that are necessary to staying healthy and even to losing weight, Borage is rich in these essential fats. Borage Oil is a nutritional oil containing over 80% Polyunsaturated Fats. Linoleic Acid and Gamma Linoleic Acid (GLA) are enhanced essential fatty acids. Although the body can manufacture GLA from dietary linoleic acid, it can be more efficiently utilized for body functions when supplied directly by dietary sources. Borage Oil is a more concentrated source of GLA than Evening Primrose Oil (EPO). One Borage Oil capsule is equivalent to about 5 standard EPO capsules in GLA content. Research has determined that Borage Oil does not contain harmful levels of Pyrrolizidine Alkaloids (PAs).
- Highest GLA Concentration (240 mg)
- Expeller Pressed, Hexane-Free
- Rich in Omega-6 Fatty Acids
Medicinal Ingredients (each softgel contains):
- Borage Seed Oil (Borago officinalis) ... 1000 mg
- Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA) ... 240 mg
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Softgel (gelatin, glycerin and water).
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