NOW Borage Oil is a nutritional oil consisting of 60% Polyunsaturated Fats and approximately twice the average content of Gamma Linoleic Acid (GLA) as Evening Primrose Oil.
GLA is an essential fatty acid that the body is able to produce from dietary linoleic acid; however, it can be more efficiently utilized for body functions when supplied directly by dietary sources.
Research has determined that Borage Oil does not contain harmful levels of Pyrrolizidine Alkaloids (PAs).
NOW Borage Oil is expeller-pressed and hexane-free.
240 mg of GLA.
Omega-6 Essential Fatty Acids.
SUGGESTED USAGE & STORAGE
Take 1 softgel 1 to 2 times daily, preferably with food.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
Serving Size: 1 Softgel
Amount per Serving .....% Daily Value
Total Fat..... 1 g .....1%*
Polyunsaturated Fat .....0.6 g..... †
Borage Oil (Borago officinalis) (Seed) .....1 g (1,000 mg) .....†
Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA) .....240 mg .....†
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. † Daily Value not established.
Softgel Capsule (bovine gelatin, glycerin, water). Not manufactured with yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, corn, milk, egg, fish or shellfish ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication (NSAIDs, anticoagulants), or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
Store in a cool, dry place afte opening. Please Recycle.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to treat, mitigate, diagnose or cure any disease.