Flax Seed Oil is a rich balanced source of essential fatty acids and is suitable for vegetarians. These beneficial fats play important roles in supporting brain, nerve, glandular, and eye functions. In addition, they are involved in the transport and metabolism of cholesterol and triglycerides. Essential fatty acids are further metabolized into hormone-like substances in the cell known as prostaglandins. Prostaglandins are involved in the regulation of many important physiological functions.* Certified Organic Essential Omega-3's Supports Cardiovascular System.* Cold-Pressed, unrefined, Non-GE, organic flax seeds are a wonderful vegetarian alternative for Omega-3 Fatty Acids. One of the many products offered by NOW that is organic.
Suggested Usage: As a dietary supplement, take one tablespoon (14 mL) 1 to 2 times daily, preferably with meals. Suitable in salad dressing oil, sauces, peanut butter, yogurt and protein shakes; it can also be used in place of butter on rice, potatoes or toast. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW Tru-E BioComplex™, CoQ10 and Alpha Lipoic Acid. NOW Flax Oil delivers the natural nutrient profile found in Genuine Whole Foods. Ingredients: Organic Flax Seed Oil (cold-pressed, unrefined and Non-GE) and a natural antioxidant blend of Organic Rosemary Extract, Natural Mixed Tocopherols, Ascorbyl Palmitate and Citric Acid. Contains soy derivative.
Contains no: sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, milk, egg or shellfish. Vegetarian/Vegan Product.
Disclaimers: *These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, sure, or prevent and disease. In order to retain freshness, keep the bottle tightly closed and refrigerated. For maximum freshness, consume within 6-8 weeks after opening. Each serving may also provide the following naturally occurring amounts of polyunsaturated fats and monounsaturated fats. Linolenic Acid (Omega-3) 7.7 g (55%) Linoleic Acid (Omega-6) 2.0 g (14%) Oleic Acid (Omega-9) 2.7 g (19%) Other (Saturated) 1.6 g (12%) Keep refrigerated. Product of Canada. Certified Organic by Quality Assurance International. Please Recycle.
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Flax Seed Oil - 12 oz.