Clinicians Evening Primrose Oil 1000mg contains the omega-6 essential fatty acid (EFA), gamma linolenic acid (GLA). EFA deficiency can affect all organs in the body and is especially important for the health of the skin, the bronchial and circulatory system, hormonal balance, immune system balance and joint health. Clinicians 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 hormone regulation Clinicians 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 Active Ingredients in each gelatin capsule: Evening Primrose Oil 1000mg Providing: Gamma Linolenic acid (GLA) 100mg Other fatty acids (including linolenic acid and oleic acid) 900mg Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopheryl) 1mg No added: gluten, dairy, yeast, sugar, artificial colours or preservatives.
DOSAGE Adults: 1 to 2 capsules, 2 to 3 times daily. As a maintenance dose, take 1 capsule once or twice daily.
WARNINGS Avoid using evening primrose oil in individuals with epilepsy as GLA is known to increase the incidence of seizures. Individuals with epilepsy may want to consider using Clinicians Krill Oil 500 or 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. Extended 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 PMS EPO may be used for healthy skin support