Holland & Barrett Cold Pressed Starflower Oil provides the fatty acids Linoleic Acid (LA) and Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA). Not all fatty acids can be made in the body, and so must be supplied through diet or supplementation.
Within the body Linoleic Acid is metabolised to GLA, which is essential for the production of certain hormone-like substances called prostaglandins. Human breast milk is one of the richest natural sources of GLA, whilst LA can be found in safflower, hemp and sunflower oils.
|Each softgel capsule contains:|
|Vitamin B6||0.25mg (18%*)|
|Starflower Oil (Borage Oil)||1,000mg (**)|
|(Borago officinalis, seed)|
|Cis-Linoleic Acid (LA)||300mg|
|Gamma Linolenic Acid (22% GLA)||200mg|
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Take one softgel capsule daily, preferably with a meal. Do not exceed stated dose.
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Starflower (Borage) Oil, Capsule Shell (Gelatine, Glycerine), Vitamin B6 (as Pyridoxine Hydrochloride).
No Artificial Colours, Flavours or Preservatives. No added Sugar, Sweetener or Salt. No Corn, No Porcine, No Yeast.
Food supplements must not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. If you are pregnant, breastfeeding, taking any medications or under medical supervision, please consult a doctor or healthcare professional before use. Discontinue use and consult a doctor if adverse reactions occur. Warning: If you suffer from epilepsy, consult your doctor before taking this product. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not use if seal under cap is broken or missing.
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