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Schiff MegaRed Superior Softgels Krill Oil Omega 3 Supplement -- 350 mg - 120 Softgels


Schiff MegaRed Superior Softgels Krill Oil Omega 3 Supplement
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Schiff MegaRed Superior Softgels Krill Oil Omega 3 Supplement -- 350 mg - 120 Softgels

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Schiff MegaRed Superior Softgels Krill Oil Omega 3 Supplement Description

  • Superior Omega-3 Krill Oil
  • 3X More Pure than Regular Krill Oil
  • Easily Absorbed
  • 60 + 60 = Value Pack

MegaRed® Omega-3 Krill Oil

The Superior Choice

 

Purity

MegaRed® with PureTech™ is 3X MORE PURE than regular krill oil. Salts and other impurities are removed to provide the purest krill oil on the market. You can see the difference with a lighter, more translucent softgel.

 

Absorption

MegaRed® Omega-3 Krill Oil is different. Its Omgea-3s are carried in phospholipid form, the same as your body's cell membranes. This allows MegaRed to be easily recognized and utilized, allowing for easy absorption. Just one small MegaRed softgel provides an optimal combination of omega-3 fatty acids and the powerful antioxidant astaxanthan to support your health.

 

No fishy aftertaste

MegaRed easily mixes in the stomach so it doesn't leave an unpleasant aftertaste that you can experience with fish oil.

 

MegaRed Omega-3 Frill Oil is the Superior Choice

» Source of vitamin Omega-3 Fatty Acids

» Purest Krill Oil (3X More Pure)

» In phospholipid form for easy absorption

» No fishy aftertaste

» Just one small softgel

» Contains powerful antioxidant astaxanthan


Directions

Adults take one (1) softgel daily.

*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.


Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Softgel
Servings per Container: 120
Amount Per Serving% Daily Value
Cholesterol Less than5 mg1%
Krill Oil350 mg*
  Total Omega-3 Fatty Acids90 mg*
   EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid)50 mg*
   DHA (docosahexaenoic acid)24 mg*
  Phospholipids130 mg*
Astaxanthin (from Krill Oil)17 mcg*
*Daily value not established.
Other Ingredients: Gelatin, glycerin, water, ethyl vanillin, sorbitol.

Contains shellfish (krill).

Warnings

People with shellfish allergy, coagulopathy, taking anticoagulants, or other medications should notify their physician and be tested prior to taking dietary supplements.

If pregnant, breastfeeding, or on prescribed medication, consult your physician before using this product.

 

Gelatin is derived from bovine sources.

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What is seasonal affective disorder?

Mood shifts frequently happen when seasons begin or end. Sometimes, we may just feeling “down” or “blue,” according to the National Institute of Mental Health. But if these mood shifts are serious and affect someone’s thoughts, feelings and daily activities, that person could be experiencing SAD. Most of the time, SAD begins in the late fall or early winter, with symptoms lasting four to five months, and goes away in the spring and summer, the institute says. Less common are cases of springtime or summertime SAD. About 5 percent of American adults experience extreme bouts of SAD.

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Can you prevent summer depression?

While you might not be able to prevent an initial occurrence of summer depression, you can take steps to minimize its effects. These include:
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  • Relieving anxiety and stress by engaging in regular exercise.
  • Getting a proper amount of sleep (typically seven to nine hours a day for an adult).
  • Sticking to a routine. Waking up at the same time every day and eating meals at scheduled times are among the moves you can make to feel less chaotic and more in control of your life.
  • Not isolating yourself. If you’ve got summer depression, you may simply want to be alone. But to help alleviate SAD, you should try to hang out with relatives and friends, and immerse yourself in summertime activities that bring you joy.
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