NOW Foods Black Currant Oil Description
Essential Fatty Acids
140 mg GLA
Quality GMP Assured
Black Currant Oil is extracted from Black Currant Seeds to produce a valuable nutritional oil containing 14% GLA. The Omega-3, Alpha Linolenic Acid and the Omega-6, Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA), are both considered essential fatty acids. Although the body can manufacture GLA from other dietary omega-6 fatty acids, GLA can be more efficiently utilized for body functions when supplied directly through dietary sources.
*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.
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Total Fat||1 g||1%|
|Black Currant Oil (Ribes nigrum) (Seed)||1 g (1000 mg)||*|
|Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA) (14%)||140 mg||*|
|Alpha Linolenic Acid (ALA)||104 mg||*|
For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition.