Although Western diets typically contain large amounts of omega-6 essential fatty acids from corn and safflower oils, the body’s conversion to the active GLA form can be impeded by various factors, thus disturbing fatty acid balance in favor of synthesis of proinflammatory compounds. Borage oil provides a higher ratio of GLA to linoleic acid than evening primrose oil and similar plant oils and can be used to help reestablish a healthier omega-6 fatty acid balance.† Cold-pressed and free of hexane or other solvents.
1 softgel daily with food or as directed by a healthcare professional.
Free of the following common allergens: milk/casein, eggs, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, and soybeans. Contains no artificial colors, flavors, or preservatives.
If you are pregnant, nursing, have a medical condition, or taking prescription drugs, consult your healthcare professional before using this product. Keep out of reach of children.
Serving Size 1 SoftgelAmount Per Softgel % Daily ValueCalories 10Calories from Fat 10Total Fat 1 g 1%**Polyunsaturated Fat 1 g *Borage Seed Oil (cold-pressed) 1,000 mg *Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA) 160 mg ** Daily value not established**Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.Other Ingredients:Gelatin, glycerin, water, and mixed tocopherols.
New to using essential oils and other natural products or just want to learn more about using Oregano oil specifically?
In our Blog (Oregano Science) and Practitioner's Corner, Teena provides some of the basics to get your research started, as well as breaks down some popular research studies into layman's terms, to better help you understand the capabilities of what oregano oil can do for you as a natural digestive aid and antimicrobial agent. Antimicrobial encompasses: antibiotic, antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral and antiparasitic properties.
We recommend obtaining information through a variety of sources that utilize unbiased, science-based research studies: PubMed, Examine.com, AromaWebandNAHA.
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