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CLINIC. EPO 1000mg 90caps

CLINIC. EPO 1000mg 90caps

  • $2950


Evening Primrose Oil 1000mg Description

Evening Primrose Oil Benefits

  • Evening primrose oil is a vegetable oil which is rich in the omega-6 essential fatty acid called gamma linolenic acid (GLA)
  • With added Vitamin E to protect the GLA from oxidative damage
  • Provides omega-6 essential fatty acids to support the body's production
  • Studies show omega-6 essential fatty acids assist the body with normal hormone regulation

Evening Primrose Oil Features

  • Provides a quality source of Omega-6 fatty acids (GLA)
  • Easy dose soft gel capsule
  • Single high dose
  • Can be taken alongside conventional medications
  • Suitable for all ages, in pregnancy and during breastfeeding

Active Ingredients

Each gelatin capsule contains:

Ingredients Strength Unit
Evening Primrose Oil  1000  mg
Providing:    
Gamma Linolenic acid (GLA)  100  mg
Other fatty acids (including linolenic acid and oleic acid)  900  mg
   

Also contains: d-alpha tocopheryl, soybean oil

No added: gluten, dairy, yeast, sugar, artificial colours, sweeteners, flavours or preservatives.

Recommended Dose:

Adults: 1 to 2 capsules, 2 to 3 times daily.  As a maintenance dose, take 1 capsule once or twice daily.

Contraindications & Cautions

Epilepsy - A study has shown that supplemental GLA may increase the tendency of epileptic patients to have seizures. Affected individuals may want to consider using omega - 3 (fish oil) as a source of essential fatty acids.

Individuals on blood thinning medications such as warfarin should consult a health professional before taking evening primrose oil especially in high doses as it may affect blood clotting times.

Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

Pregnant or breast feeding women should consult a health professional before taking this product

More Information

  • Healthy individuals may benefit from taking EPO alongside a multivitamin and mineral complex such as Clinicians MultiVitamin and Mineral Boost
  • Women may benefit from EPO alongside Clinicians Omega-3 Fish Oil on days 12 to 25 of their cycle for support during the pre-menstural period
  • EPO may be used for healthy skin support

 

TAPS CH4895

 

Evening Primrose Oil FAQ

Q. Should I take fish oil as well or is it too much?

Omega-3 from fish oil is also beneficial and should be taken in a ratio 1:3 with omega-6. Therefore taking fish oil helps to keep things in balance.

Q. Does it have any omega-3 in it?

It has some omega-3, but is predominantly omega-6 including Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA) which has numerous healthy properties.

Q. Is it cold pressed oil?

Yes.

Q. Can I take it alongside a multivitamin?

Yes, a daily multivitamin can be beneficial to fill dietary gaps, and ensure an adequate intake of key vitamins and minerals to support everyday health.

Q. Can this be used during pregnancy and breast feeding?

Best to contact your health professional for case by case advice


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