Now Foods, DHA-500, Double Strength, 180 Softgels
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0.83 lbs (0.38 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-01613
- UPC Code: 733739016133
- Package Quantity: 180 Softgels
- Dimensions: 3 x 3 x 5.3 in, 0.7 lbs (0.32 kg)
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- Supports Cognitive Function
- 500 DHA / 250 EPA
- Molecularly Distilled - Enteric Coated
- Cardiovascular Support
- GMP Quality Assured
- Cholesterol Free
- A Dietary Supplement
Supportive but not conclusive research shows that consumption of EPA and DHA omega-3 fatty acids may reduce the risk of coronary heart disease.
NOW DHA-500 has twice the DHA (500 mg per softgel) as in our regular strength product (250 mg per softgel). The Natural Fish Oil Concentrate used in this softgel is manufactured under strict quality control standards. It is tested to be free of potentially harmful levels of contaminants (i.e. mercury, heavy metals, PCB's, dioxins, and other contaminants).
Those who experience nausea or reflux from other fish oils should find this enteric coated, odor controlled softgel easier to tolerate.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 softgel 1 to 2 times daily with food. Consider taking these other NOW products: Brain Elevate, Phosphatidyl Serine DMAE.
Softgel capsule (gelatin, glycerin, water, enteric coating) and natural vitamin E (as mixed tocopherols).
Contains fish (sardines, anchovies, mackerel). Vitamin E from soy.
Fish oil is product of Peru.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.
|Serving Size: 1 Softgel|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Calories from Fat||10|
|Total Fat||1 g||2%*|
|Saturated Fat||0 g||0%|
|Trans Fat||0 g||†|
|Polyunsaturated Fat||1 g||†|
|Monounsaturated Fat||0 g||†|
|Natural Fish Oil Concentrate||1.0 g (1,000 mg)||†|
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids||750 mg||†|
|Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)||500 mg||†|
|Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)||250 mg||†|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
iHerb Customer Reviews
I take 9 of these a day, everyday, for the last 4 months. My mood is great, my OA is much lower on a pain scale, I don't have loose stools, my weight is stable AND my blood pressure has gone down from 135/90 to 115/75. It works. It really works!
The large amount of DHA in this product produces a thin layer of oil between the cells of the central nervous system such as brain or spinal cord. This protects the nervous system from damage that can be caused by infection or by auto-immune system itself. This protection stimulates better functioning of the nervous system, producing improvements in cognitive functions and in control of movements. This can benefit athletes, students, academics or any persons seeking a better logic,memory, or control of movements. Moreover, it can help to prevent or treat a lot of diseases that affect nervous system or auto-immune system.