Contains essential omega 6 fatty acids (EFAs) which are critical to the health of the membrane. Evening Primrose Oil (EPO) has ~10% gamma linolenic acid (GLA), which is an essential fatty acid. The list of metabolic enhancing functions of GLA could fill volumes. It is clearly one of the most important nutrient/hormones in the entire metabolic scene.
Supplement Facts Serving Size: 1 softgel Amount Per Serving % Daily Value Calories 10 Calories from Fat 10 Total Fat 1.5 g 2% Gamma Linolenic Acid [GLA] (omega-6) 130 mg * * Linoleic Acid (omega-6) 950 mg * * Oleic Acid (omega-9) 80 mg * * * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. * * Daily Value Not Established Ingredients: Evening Primrose seed oil, gelatin, glycerin, and water. Laboratory analysis guarantees purity of Product.
What is Evening Primrose Oil used for? Evening Primrose Oil (EPO) has 9-10% gamma linolenic acid (GLA) , which becomes an essential fat, as many humans do not produce GLA in sufficient quantities, especially those over the age of 30. It is important for almost every function of the body.
What is the recommended dosage of Evening Primrose Oil? Approximately 2-4 caps daily, unless otherwise recommended by your HCP. How long will 1 bottle of Evening Primrose Oil last? It depends on how many you plan to take each day; they are sold in bottles of 90 or 180 caps. Can Evening Primrose Oil be taken on an empty stomach? It’s best to be taken on a full stomach.What are the ingredients found in Evening Primrose Oil? Evening Primrose seed oil, gelatin, glycerin & water
Are there any side effects from taking Evening Primrose Oil? None reported.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.