CaliVita International, USA
Quantity: 100 gel capsules.
Amount per each capsule:
Alpha-linolenic acid ....................... 365 mg
Gamma-linolenic acid ..................... 45 mg
|The product is made exclusively from natural ingredients
Homeland of Evening Primrose (Oenothera, Onagrace) is South America, from which it has spread to the coast of Canada. In XVII century this plant got to England, where it called the "royal universal medicine". Evening Primrose oil (EPO) contains two essential fatty acids - alpha-linolenic and gamma-linolenic. The first one refers to the essential fatty acids.
Essential fatty acids, often referred as vitamin F, known for their variety of beneficial effects. Among other things, they prevent heart disease, a brain haemorrhage, high blood pressure. Gamma-linolenic acid lowers blood pressure, reduces emergence of thrombi, strengthens immunity, coordinates activities of the brain. EPO contains 72% of alpha-linolenic acid, and 9% of gamma-linolenic acid. Thus, this plant is considered the richest source of biologically active vitamin F.
Exclusive action of EPO was observed when rheumatism and inflammation of the joints. Use of this oil prevents the occurrence of unpleasant sensations before menstruation (premenstrual syndrome). It can successfully applied in treating alcoholics, as withdraws the state of depression and attraction to alcohol. Diabetics have reduced formation of tissue, decreased over-activity of thyroid gland, slowed the aging process. All this proves that Evening Primrose oil is highl-effective complementary to the diet with a wide range of applications.
Recommended dosage: 2-3 times a day 1-2 capsules after meal.