Pharma Nord BIOmega-3 Kids Fish Oil 1000 mg 80 Capsules
Omega 3 fatty acids found in fish oil have been shown to offer certain benefits for children as well as adults. In particular, DHA intake can contribute to: Normal brain and eye development of breast fed infants* Normal visual development of infants up to 12 month of age** Maintenance of normal brain and vision*** Futhermore, DHA and EPA contributes to normal functioning of the heart**** Each capsule contains 1000 mg of fish oil in triglyceride form. Once the oil is purified and screened for pollutants it is poured back into its natural ‘wrapping’ - fish gelatine made from fresh fish. BIOmega-3 Kids also has a pleasant lemon flavour. * Min. 200 mg DHA a day ** Min. 100 mg DHA a day *** Min. 250 mg DHA a day **** Min. 250 mg DHA/EPA a day Scientific studies* show that fish oil capsules (Bio-Marine Plus, Bio-Fish Oil or BIOmega-3 Kids) provides the same omega-3 health benefits as eating fish on a daily basis. If you want to make sure you get the purest preparation with the highest concentration of omega 3 and the best bio-availability, then Pharma Nord is the best choice. BIOmega-3 Kids, fish oil contains omega 3 in its natural (triglyceride) form, which is converted to free fatty acids in your digestive system before absorption. The unique aspect of this preparation is that the capsules are made of fish gelatine, making it 100% fish-derived. There is also a pleasant natural lemon flavour added to each 1000mg capsule. The fish used is caught in the cleaner waters of the South Pacific and Northern Atlantic. 18% EPA (180mg) per capsule 12% DHA (120mg) per capsule The above ratios of EPA and DHA polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) represent the same levels found in nature. BIOmega-3 Kids, fish oil is not chemically or heat modified to claim higher levels.
Manufactured to pharmaceutical standards. The oil in Bio-Fish Oil comes from the flesh of the fish, not the liver, which contains high levels of vitamin A and D. Screened for toxins, which the fish may have come into contact with in the sea to ensure purity. Can be swallowed, cut open or chewed. Completely fish derived – fish gelatine capsules. No fishy taste! Natural lemon flavour!
|Nutrient per 1 Capsule||Claim||RDA [%]|
|Fish Oil (30 TGF)||1000mg||N/A|
|EPA content 18% (± 10%) of the total fatty acid content corresponding to approx: 170 mg EPA/ capsule||N/A||N/A|
|DHA content 12% (± 10%) of the total fatty acid content corresponding to approx: 115mg DHA / capsule||N/A||N/A|
|Natural lemon flavour||N/A||N/A|
|Sugar, Yeast, Dairy and Gluten Free||N/A||N/A|
Fish Oil (30 TGF) 1000 mg Fish Gelatine Glycerol Purified water Lemon flavour (in oil and capsule shell)
For children 4 years and above: 1-2 capsules per day, or as directed by a physician
Not suitable for vegetarians
BIOmega-3 Kids, fish oil is screened for toxins, PCBs, lead, mercury and other pollutants via the PureMax filtering process. In addition, the oil is derived from the flesh of the fish, not the liver. Once purified, the oil is poured back into its natural wrapping - fish gelatine capsules, which are made from fresh fish. All Pharma Nord products are produced under pharmaceutical control and comply with Good Manufacturing Practice. *J. Agren et al., European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 50;765-771 (1996) Children who take anti-coagulant medications should consult their Doctor before taking Fish Oil products. Caution should be taken by those with diabetes.
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