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Super DEPA

Sales price: $20.00
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Sales price: $20.00
A rich source of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids. Super DEPA, available exclusively from Medical Wellness Associates, contains a marine lipid concentrate that has been processed by molecular distillation. Super DEPA is an excellent source of omega-3 fatty acids, providing eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA, 18%) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA, 12%) in their natural triglyceride form.
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Typical diets in developed countries deliver large amounts of saturated fatty acids and the polyunsaturated omega-6 linoleic and arachidonic acids and low levels of omega-3 fatty acids.  Throughout evolution, humans were accustomed to diets providing roughly equal amounts of omega-6 and omega-3 fatty acids.  However, during the last 200 years, the ratio of dietary omega-6:omega-3 fatty acids increased from about 1:1 to 20-25:1.  Leading health professionals now recommend ratios between 4:1 and 10:1.
 
A healthy balance of dietary omega-6 and omega-3 fatty acids appears to be a prerequisite for normal immune function. Dietary linoleic acid (18:2 omega-6) is a precursor to arachidonic acid (20:4) which in turn is a precursor for pro-inflammatory prostaglandin E2, leukotriene B4, and platelet aggregating thromboxane A2
 
The omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA provide a natural counterbalance, because they serve as precursors for the anti-inflammatory prostaglandins E1 and E3, and decrease the formation of prostaglandin E2 and thromboxane A2. Among other factors, sufficient dietary levels of EPA, DHA and other omega-3 fatty acids are also important in the regulation of normal blood lipoprotein and cholesterol levels.
 
Super DEPA may be a useful dietary supplement for those who do not consume enough oily fish and other sources of omega-3 fatty acids in their diets to receive desirable amounts of long chain omega-3 fatty acids.

Each Softgel Capsule Contains:
Natural Triglyceride Marine
Lipid Concentrate 1,000 mg
Providing: Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) 180 mg (18%)
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) 120 mg (12%)
Plus gelatin, natural glycerin and water
Total Omega-3 Fatty Acids 300 mg
Each Softgel Capsule Provides:
Calories 10.5
Protein less than 0.5 g
Carbohydrates less than 0.5 g
Fat (86% of calories from fat) 1 g
Polyunsaturated 0.5 g
Saturated less than 0.5 g
Cholesterol 6 mg


Number KGs in packaging: 100
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