Black currant seed oil contains gamma
linolenic acid (GLA), a fatty acid that has multiple physiological
roles. Studies have shown that GLA promotes healthy prostaglandin E1
(PGE1) production. Researchers at the University of Massachusetts
Medical School, reported that GLA helps support healthy cytokine
activity, a mechanism that may help to support joint comfort.
Furthermore, a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
reported statistically significant support of joint health in subjects
supplementing with GLA. Another randomized, double-blind, placebo
controlled trial performed at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition
Research Center on Aging reported that black currant seed oil
supplementation provided immune support in elderly subjects. Black
currant seed oil has also been shown to potentially support
250 SOFTGEL CAPSULES
Contains 17% GLA
Black currant seed oil supports joint health, immune function and premenstrual comfort.
Serving Size: 1 softgel capsule
Servings Per Container: 250
Amount Per Serving
Vitamin E ...10 IU
Black Currant Oil ...500mg*
fatty acid composition (typical):
16:0 palmitic ...(33 mg)*
18:0 stearic ...(7 mg)*
18:1 oleic ...(62 mg)*
18:2 linoleic ...(229 mg)*
18:3 gamma linoleic (GLA) ...(85 mg)*
18:3 linoleic ...(77 mg)*
other fatty acid ...(10 mg)*
* Daily Value not established
Does Not Contain:
Excipients, Binders, Fillers, Shellacs, Artificial Colors or Fragrance,
Dairy, Wheat, Yeast, Gluten, Corn, Sugar, Starch, Soy, Preservatives,
As a dietary supplement, take 2-4 capsules daily, in divided doses, with meals.
STORE SEALED IN A COOL DRY AREA.
Use only if safety seal is intact.
If pregnant, consult your physician before taking this or any other product.
Keep out of reach of children.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug
Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat
cure, or prevent any diseases.