Now Borage Oil (240mg GLA)

120 sgels
Now Borage Oil (240mg GLA) 120 sgels

MSRP: $31.99

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Borage Oil (240mg GLA) Overview

Each softgel of NOW Borage Oil provides 240mg of the essential fatty acid Gamma Linolenic Acid, GLA. Essential fatty acids or EFAs are a type nutrient that your body needs but can't produce on its own. GLA can be produced using the fairly common fatty acid Linoleic acid, but your body uses pure GLA much more efficiently. Certain health conditions, as well as old age, can lead to GLA deficiency even if Linoleic acid is consumed in healthy levels.

Borage Oil is one of the richest sources of GLA available, and it also provides Linoleic acid. Maintaining a healthy GLA level supports skin and hair health and can lower inflammation. Increase GLA as well as healthy polyunsaturated fats in your diet with NOW Borage Oil.

Borage Oil (240mg GLA) Description from Now
Borage Oil is a nutritional oil containing over 80% polyunsaturated fats. Linoleic acid and Gamma Linoleic acid (GLA) are enhanced essential fatty acids. Although the body can manufacture GLA from dietary linoleic acid, it can be more efficiently utilized for body functions when supplied directly by dietary source. Borage Oil is a more concentrated source of GLA than Evening Primrose Oil (EPO). One Borage Oil capsule is equilvalent to about 5 standard EPO capsules in GLA content.

Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 sgel
Servings Per Container: 120
IngredientAmount% Daily Value**
Calories From Fat10
Total Fat1g2
Saturated Fat0g0
Trans Fat0g
Polyunsaturated Fat0.5g
Borage Oil1
Gamma Linolenic Acid240mg
Linoleic Acid380mg
** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
† Daily Value not established.

Other ingredients: softgel capsule (gelatin, glycerin, water).

Manufacturer's Directions
As a dietary supplement, take 1 softgel 1-2 times daily, preferably with meals.

Manufacturer's Disclaimer
If you are pregnant/lactating, taking any medications, or planning any medical procedure, please consult your healthcare practitioner before using.

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