Gamma E 400 Description from Source Naturals
Recent research has demonstrated that gamma-tocopherol, the main dietary source of vitamin E, has a very important role in supporting health. Gamma-tocopherol is a more effective antioxidant than alpha-tocopherol and may be an important factor for a healthy cardiovascular system. It also inhibits the COX-2 enzyme, according to in vitro tests. Research indicates that a ratio of gamma to alpha-tocopherol greater than 1:1 increases levels of both tocopherols in the body and that alpha-tocopherol alone may not be adequate to combat oxidative stress. Source Naturals GAMMA E 400 offers a 3:1 gamma to alpha-tocopherol ratio (200 IU equals 133 mg) and also contains tocotrienols from palm fruit which provides high concentrations of all four tocotrienols: alpha, beta, gamma, and delta. Sesame oil, rich in gamma-tocopherol, is used as the base.
|Serving Size: 1 softgel|
Servings Per Container: 60
|Ingredient||Amount||% Daily Value**|
|Vitamin E||200 IU||670|
|Tocopherol Blend||667 mg|
|-delta- and beta-Tocopherol||140 mg|
|-Sesame Oil||30 mg|
|-Tocotrienol Complex||5 mg|
| ** 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.
1 to 2 softgels daily with a meal.
If you are pregnant, may become pregnant, or breastfeeding, consult your health care professional before using this product.