Borage oil pearls (110 pearls of 640 mg)
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Borage oil is obtained by cold pressing of the seeds of borage (Borago officinalis L.). It stands out its wealth in essential fatty acids, necessary for the proper production of prostaglandins, as well as the proper functioning of the body's cells. Regarding to Fatty Acids: 30-40% is linoleic acid, between 18-25% is gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) and 18% oleic acid. NUTRITIONAL VALUE: Nutritional value per 100 g .: - Protein 18.3g,. - Carbohydrates 2.9 g., - Fats 72.6 g. Energy value (kcal / kJ): 738 / 3,046 Nutritional value of 4 pearls: - Protein 468.48 mg. - Carbohydrates 74.24 mg., - Fats 1858.56 mg. Energy value (kcal / kJ): 18.89 / 78.97 Vitamin E: 20 mg. (166.6% RDA *) * RDA: Recommended Daily Allowance INGREDIENTS: Borage oil deodorized 1st cold pressing (20% G.L.A.) (500 mg.) and Vitamin E (tocopherol acetate DL-alpha) (10 mg.). Gelatin capsule (104 mg.) and vegetable glycerine (26 mg.). HOW TO USE: RDA: 2 to 4 pearls daily. Directions: take 1 to 2 pearls at lunch and dinner. ACTION FIELD: Borage Oil exerts a slight antiinflammatory effect due to the presence of gamma-linolenic acid. Traditionally, because of its content in essential fatty acids, it has been used for the treatment of premenstrual syndrome, menopause, prevention of atherosclerosis, hypercholesterolemia, pharyngitis, arthritis, ... WARNINGS: In case of pregnancy or breastfeeding check with a doctor. Not recommended in case of liver desease. In case of taking medication, such as phenothiazines, check with a doctor or pharmacist. Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a balanced, varied diet and a healthy way of life. Do not exceed the recommended daily allowance. Keep out of the reach of children.