Now Foods, Flax Oil, Essential Omega-3's, 1000 mg, 250 Softgels
By Now Foods222 Reviews
Expiration Date: Sep 2017
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Shipping Weight: 1.18 lbs (0.54 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-01772
- UPC Code: 733739017727
- Package Quantity: 250 Softgels
- Dimensions: 3.1 x 3.1 x 6.2 in, 1 lbs (0.45 kg)
- Volume Discount
- Genuine Whole Food
- Supports Cardiovascular System
- Cold-Pressed & Unrefined
- Made with Certified Organic Flax Oil
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
- Certified Organic by Quality Assurance International
NOW Flax Oil delivers the natural nutrient profile found in Genuine Whole Foods.
Flax Oil is a natural reservoir for the omega-3 fatty acid, alpha -linolenic acid (ALA). ALA is considered an essential fatty acid, because the body cannot make it from other fats and must obtain it from the diet. Flax Oil has been shown to support cardiovascular health and to promote the maintenance of healthy skin.
This Non-GMO Flax Seed Oil has been specially pressed to be as close to the original oil in the seed as possible. Extreme care has been taken in bringing this product to the market in the softgel form, which hermetically seals the oil and protects it from oxidation and contamination.
As a dietary supplement, take 3 softgels 2 to 3 times daily with food. Consider taking these other NOW products: CoQ10 and Advanced Gamme E Complex.
Softgel capsule (gelatin, glycerin, water and carob).
Not manufactured with yeast, wheat, gluten, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Each serving may also provide the following naturally occurring amounts of polyunsaturated fats and monounsaturated fats:
Linolenic Acid (Omega-3) 55%; Linoleic Acid (Omega-6) 14%; Oleic Acid (Omega-9) 19%; Other (Saturated) 12%
Store in a cool, dry place after opening. Please recycle.
Caution: For adults only. Flax oil is generally well tolerated, but may be associated with mild temporary gastric disturbances. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
|Serving Size: 3 Softgels|
|Servings Per Container: 83|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Calories from Fat||25|
|Total Fat||3 g||5%*|
|Saturated Fat||<0.5 g||2%*|
|Trans Fat||0 g||†|
|Polyunsaturated Fat||2 g||†|
|Monounsaturated Fat||0.5 g||†|
|Organic Flax Seed Oil (Linum usitatissimum)||3.0 g (3,000 mg)||†|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
iHerb Customer Reviews
I has having problems with dry eye and brittle fingernails and I am 53years old. After 25-30 days both issues became a thing of the past. Now, I take two tabs a day and my left eye is no longer blurry and my fingernails are long and strong! Good Stuff.
A healthy balance of good fats especially high in Omega 3, which has lots of health benefits including the treatment and prevention of cancer. The best time to take flaxeed oil is after training with a protein Carbohydrate shake because of its insulin metabolism properties. I noticed many benefits taking this product including ease of joint pain and fat loss.