EFAGold Evening Primrose (500mg, 100 softgels)
EFAGold is the highest quality Evening Primrose Oil - guaranteed to contain 10% gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) from non-GMO seeds. GLA is an important Omega-6 essential fatty acid which must be obtained in your everyday diet.
Rich in fatty acids, Evening Primrose has been shown to be effective in preventing hardening of the arteries, heart disease, high blood pressure, eczema, cirrhosis, rheumatoid arthritis, menopause, PMS, & multiple sclerosis.
Take 1 softgel 3 to 6 times daily.
EFA Gold Evening Primrose Oil
Serving Size: 1 softgel
|Calories from fat||5|
|Evening Primrose Oil (seed)||500mg||*|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids||419mg||*|
|Linoleic Acid (LA)||369mg||*|
|Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA)||50mg||*|
|Omega-9 Fatty Acids|
|as Oleic Acid (OA)||36mg||*|
|**Daily Value not established|
Other Ingredients: Gelatin (softgel), Glycerin, Purified Water
No chemical solvents, sugars, starch, artificial colors, flavors or preservatives.
**Based on 2000 calorie diet.
Cold pressed, unrefined, hexane free and zero trans fat. Hand harvested & hand cleaned seeds, gently pressed for oil and tested for purity and potency.
Distributed or manufactured from Nature's Way. See more Nature's Way products.
*Not intended to diagnose or treat diseases or ailments, and is not reviewed by the FDA.Uses & Indications.
- Improving Skin Tone
- Restoring Hormonal Balance
- Reducing Inflammation
- Breast Pain
- Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
- Diabetic Neuropathy
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Questions and answers:
Question: I have high cholesterol, will this increase my cholesterol?
- A: Evening Primrose is used as a dietary source of fatty acids and includes Omega 6, 9 and Linoleic Acid and Gamma Linoleic. Many years of research have pointed to Evening Primrose as the most reliable source of GLA (Omega 6). Evening Primrose comes from the seed of a wild flower that grows through the United States. The body cannot make GLA so it must be consumed by outside sources. The body can convert another omega 6 fatty acid, linoleic acid found in nuts and vegetables oils, into GLA. Evening Primrose has been known for it's positive effects on retaining moisture in the skin, hair and nails and it's anti-inflammatory effects and PMS. According to the US National Library of Medicine, "Research shows that taking Primrose Oil daily for up to 4 months does not affect cholesterol levels.