EPO - Evening Primrose Oil

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EPO - Evening Primrose Oil (120 Softgels)

DESCRIPTION
Oil from the seeds of the Evening Primrose plant was the material studied in the original research on GLA.  GLA is an essential omega-6 fatty acid.  The oil is cold-pressed and hexane free. Standardized to 9% GLA.

FUNCTIONS
Women use evening primrose oil in pregnancy for preventing high blood pressure (pre-eclampsia), shortening labor, starting labor, and preventing late deliveries. Women also use evening primrose oil for premenstrual syndrome (PMS), breast pain, endometriosis, and symptoms of menopause such as hot flashes.

Evening primrose oil is used for skin disorders such as eczema, psoriasis, and acne. It is also used for rheumatoid arthritis, weak bones (osteoporosis), Raynaud’s syndrome, multiple sclerosis (MS), Sjogren’s syndrome, cancer, high cholesterol, heart disease, a movement disorder in children called dyspraxia, leg pain due to blocked blood vessels (intermittent claudication), alcoholism, Alzheimer’s disease, and schizophrenia.

FORMULA
Each Softgel Contains:
Evening Primrose Oil.................................. 500 mg
Gamma-Linolenic Acid (ω-6)....................... 45 mg
Linoleic Acid (ω-6)..................................... 365 mg
Oleic Acid...................................................... 35 mg
Other Ingredients:
Gelatin, glycerin, water.

SUGGESTED USE
1 softgel one or two times daily with meals, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.

CAUTION
Keep out of reach of children.

STORAGE
Store in a cool, dry place (59°F-85°F) away from direct light.  Keep out of reach of children.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.