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Now Foods, Black Currant Oil, 500 mg, 100 Softgels
By Now Foods91 Reviews
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0.24 lbs (0.11 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-01715
- UPC Code: 733739017154
- Package Quantity: 100 Softgels
- Dimensions: 2 x 2 x 4.1 in, 0.2 lbs (0.09 kg)
Combo Discount: -$12.00
- Essential Fatty Acids
- 70 mg GLA
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
Black Currant Oil is extracted from black currant seeds that produce a valuable nutritional oil containing 14% GLA. Each softgel contains almost double the GLA content of Evening Primrose Oil at a more economical price.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 softgel 3 times daily with meals. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW Omega-3 Fish Oil or DHA Omega Supreme.
Softgel capsule (gelatin, glycerin, water).
Contains no sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.
Store in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 1 Softgel|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Calories from Fat||5|
|Total Fat||0.5 g||<1%*|
|Saturated Fat||0 g||0%*|
|Trans Fat||0 g||†|
|Polyunsaturated Fat||0.3 g||†|
|Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA)||70 mg||†|
|Alpha Linolenic Acid (ALA)||52 mg||†|
|Monounsaturated Fat||0.2 g||†|
|Black Currant Oil (Ribes nigrum) (seed)||500 mg||†|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
iHerb Customer Reviews
I've been taking this now faithfully for probably 15 years. One of the most potent natural anti-inflammatories that is so safe on your GI tract. Helps take away swelling & inflammation of arthritis, injuries, menstrual cramps with added benefit of increasing your T-helper cells for immune builder. I take at bedtime and awake with much less stiffness. Also helps lower cholesterol & keeps blood vessels healthy. Open a capsule and rub the oil on painful spots. Will help decrease large arthritic knuckles. I can't say enough good about this!! Probably will be a FOREVER friend!
Dr. Oz had this on his show. He said it will help with hair regrowth in women with thinning hair. Well it works for me! I am thrilled and cost less than other treatments for this problem. Hope this helps for someone else with their thinning hair. Mary/Calif