Now Foods, Sunflower Lecithin, 1200 mg, 200 Softgels
By Now Foods
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- Nervous System Support
- Soy-Free, Non-GMO
- Phosphatidyl Choline
- A Dietary Supplement
- Kosher Contains Gelatin
- General Health
- Family Owned Since 1968
NOW Sunflower Lecithin has Phosphatidyl Choline, the most abundant phospholipid in the cell membrane, where it plays a key role in cellular signaling and synaptic function. NOW Sunflower Lecithin also naturally abounds in Phosphatidyl Inositol, Phosphatidyl Ethanolamine, and essential fatty acids. Lecithin in the diet aids in emulsifying fats, enabling them to be dispersed in water; and as a choline-containing phospholipid, its choline is easily absorbed and utilized by the body. NOW Sunflower Lecithin Softgels are Non-GMO and Soy-Free.
Take 2 softgels daily with food.
Softgel capsule (gelatin, water, glycerin) and organic extra virgin olive oil.
Not manufactured with yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
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.
|Serving Size: 2 Softgels|
|Servings Per Container: 100|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Calories from Fat||20|
|Total Fat||2 g||3%*|
|Polyunsaturated Fat||1 g||†|
|Sunflower Lecithin||2.4 g (2,400 mg)||†|
|Phosphatidyl Choline||420 mg||†|
|*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
iHerb Customer Reviews
Lecithin is found in egg yolks, fish, grains, legumes, peanuts, soybeans, wheat germ, and yeast, yet many people still do not get enough from their diet. Lecithin itself is a mixture of phospholipids (inositol and choline) that the human body metabolizes to choline, phosphate, glycerol, and fatty acids. The substance is vital to human health, since it is found in every human cell and makes up roughly 30% of the brain's weight and 66% of liver fat. The vast majority of supplements available are derived from soy, which is almost entirely transgenic. That's why I give five stars to Now Foods, Sunflower Lecithin. I've had good experiences with products from Now Foods and this one is great, and the price is good, too. One thing you should anticipate: Your dreams will become more vivid and involving, perhaps scary. It's probably because of the choline, so if over-active dreaming becomes a problem, try taking this supplement only in the morning and never in the evening, before bed.
My mom has suffered from chemical and hormone migraines all her life. After cutting out all chemicals and hormone-effecting foods she was able to be mostly headache-free, but (the world being as it is) she would come into contact with chemicals for time to time and have to deal with the pain. Unable to take Soy Lecithin (hormone inducing) she found this and with it the answer to taking away ALL her headaches... chemical or otherwise. My sister who suffers from back pain also takes it and finds relief. My only wish is that it came in liquid form 'cause the caps aren't vegan. Otherwise, great stuff! Give it a try!
Sunflower Lecithin Softgels
Posted by Reviewer3152901 on Apr 29, 2016
Very pleased with product - no noticeable side-effects, other than bright yellow urine :/
Nothing special :( and God awful customer service
Posted by 4769635402371996246 on Apr 12, 2016
Not as good as I hoped for . And God awful customer service..
Great for arteries
Posted by 5104431724635696092 on Apr 04, 2016
I take lecithin for my arteries. It is an emulsifier so I feel it is to my cholesterol benefit to take it every day.
Posted by 5062919804208409778 on Dec 12, 2015
Cool for your brain and nervous system, reduces uneasiness