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Life Extension Mega GLA with Sesame Lignans, 60 softgels

Life Extension Mega GLA or Gamma-Linolenic Acid, is found in evening primrose oil, borage oil, and black currant oil. It is an important fatty acid that plays a beneficial role in healthy prostaglandin (PGE1) formation and pro-inflammatory mediator reduction. Life Extension Mega GLA adds 10 mg of sesame lignans to each softgel. Sesame lignans not only increase beneficial DGLA but they also impede the conversion of GLA into the proinflammatory mediator arachidonic acid.
SKU: LE00756
Manufacturer: Life Extension
Delivery date: Est. 2-5 business days
$19.50 (You Save: $4.87 : 25% Off)
$14.63

The body needs fatty acids to survive and is able to make all but two of them, linoleic acid (LA), in the omega-6 family, and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) in the omega-3 family. These two fatty acids must be supplied by the diet and are therefore considered essential fatty acids (EFAs). Omega-6 fatty acids are well supplied in the diet by meat and vegetable oils.

Not all omega-6 fatty acids are of equal value. Arachidonic acid (AA) tends to be unhealthy because it is the precursor of inflammatory eicosanoids, such as prostaglandin E2 (PGE2), thromboxane A2, and leukotriene B4, which may help with inflammation. Life Extension Mega GLA adds 10 mg of sesame lignans to each softgel. Sesame lignans not only increase beneficial DGLA but they also impede the conversion of GLA into the proinflammatory mediator arachidonic acid.

Gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), which is found in evening primrose oil, borage oil, and black currant oil, is an important fatty acid that plays a beneficial role in healthy prostaglandin (PGE1) formation and pro-inflammatory mediator reduction. Numerous studies document GLA’s multiple health effects. Enhancing this supplement with sesame lignans enables GLA to work much better in the body, allowing many more people to benefit from supplemental GLA.

Suggested Use:

Take one softgel 1-2 times daily with food, or as directed by your health care professional or pharmacist. Store in a cool, dry place.

Warnings:

Do not use if safety seal is broken or missing. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant or nursing, please consult your healthcare professional before using this product.

 

What sets Megavits apart from the Competition?  We are a family-owned small business that operates entirely from our brick-and-mortar storefront located in central FL. We are not a warehouse facility - everything we sell is stocked on the shelves in our store in a comfortable A/C environment. Items necessary to be kept in refrigeration are done so until the point they are shipped. We order everything directly from the manufacturers or from reliable distributors who send us the freshest inventory available. We also provide the highest level of customer service you will find anywhere. We care about what we do, we strive for customer satisfaction, and we'll never stop giving our full efforts to that cause. Thank you for choosing us!

The body needs fatty acids to survive and is able to make all but two of them, linoleic acid (LA), in the omega-6 family, and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) in the omega-3 family. These two fatty acids must be supplied by the diet and are therefore considered essential fatty acids (EFAs). Omega-6 fatty acids are well supplied in the diet by meat and vegetable oils.

Not all omega-6 fatty acids are of equal value. Arachidonic acid (AA) tends to be unhealthy because it is the precursor of inflammatory eicosanoids, such as prostaglandin E2 (PGE2), thromboxane A2, and leukotriene B4, which may help with inflammation. Life Extension Mega GLA adds 10 mg of sesame lignans to each softgel. Sesame lignans not only increase beneficial DGLA but they also impede the conversion of GLA into the proinflammatory mediator arachidonic acid.

Gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), which is found in evening primrose oil, borage oil, and black currant oil, is an important fatty acid that plays a beneficial role in healthy prostaglandin (PGE1) formation and pro-inflammatory mediator reduction. Numerous studies document GLA’s multiple health effects. Enhancing this supplement with sesame lignans enables GLA to work much better in the body, allowing many more people to benefit from supplemental GLA.

Suggested Use:

Take one softgel 1-2 times daily with food, or as directed by your health care professional or pharmacist. Store in a cool, dry place.

Warnings:

Do not use if safety seal is broken or missing. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant or nursing, please consult your healthcare professional before using this product.

 

What sets Megavits apart from the Competition?  We are a family-owned small business that operates entirely from our brick-and-mortar storefront located in central FL. We are not a warehouse facility - everything we sell is stocked on the shelves in our store in a comfortable A/C environment. Items necessary to be kept in refrigeration are done so until the point they are shipped. We order everything directly from the manufacturers or from reliable distributors who send us the freshest inventory available. We also provide the highest level of customer service you will find anywhere. We care about what we do, we strive for customer satisfaction, and we'll never stop giving our full efforts to that cause. Thank you for choosing us!

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