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Now Foods, Sports, MCT Oil, 1000 mg, 150 Softgels
By Now Foods10 Reviews
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0.77 lbs (0.35 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-02196
- UPC Code: 733739021960
- Package Quantity: 150 Softgels
- Dimensions: 3 x 3 x 5.4 in, 0.65 lbs (0.29 kg)
Combo Discount: -$1.00
- Weight Management
- Spares Lean Body Tissue
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
Pharmaceutical Grade MCT Oil.
Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCT's) are fats that are naturally found in coconut and palm kernel oil. MCT's are more easily and rapidly digested than other types of fats, as they require lower amounts of enzymes and bile acids for intestinal absorption. MCT's are metabolized very quickly in the liver and are reported to encourage energy expenditure, and not fat storage. Numerous studies suggest that substituting MCT Oil for other fats in a healthy diet may therefore help to support healthy weight and body composition.
As a dietary supplement, take 3 softgels up to 5 times daily with food. Consider taking these other NOW products: CLA, L-Carnitine and T-Lean Extreme.
Softgel capsule (gelatin, glycerin, water).
MCT Oil from glycerin and coconut/palm kernel oil.
Not manufactured with yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish or shellfish ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
MCT Oil has naturally occurring fatty acids Caprylic Acid (C8:0) and Capric Acid (C10:0).
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
Caution: For adults only. MCT Oil may cause GI upset. To reduce these effects, take with food. 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: 50|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Calories from Fat||25|
|Total Fat||3 g||5%*|
|Saturated Fat||3 g||15%*|
|Trans Fat||0 g||†|
|Polyunsaturated Fat||0 g||†|
|Monounsaturated Fat||0 g||†|
|MCT Oil||3 g (3,000 mg)||†|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
iHerb Customer Reviews
Hi, I have used the MCT oil for 2 months so far I am unsure if I have lost weight but I do know that I have lost fat in the form of inches around my waist and in the area that my wife used to call love handles, which no longer are to be found. I have during this time gone from a size 36 to a size 33, while keeping my muscle. I am Impressed, and will continue to use this product!
I like that it's in capsule form, this makes it more convenient to incorporate into my daily routine. I bought these because I was starting on this paleo/bulletproof diet. I've experienced increased amounts of energy and reduced appetite. I used to eat every 2-3 hours, now I don't get hungry as often (I hate feeling hungry), I might eat every 3-4 hours.