Natures Own - Evening Primrose Oil 500mg (90 capsule)Evening Primrose Oil is high is high in fatty acids including the essential omega 6 linoleic acid �(70%) and non-essential omega 6 gamma linolenic acid ('GLA' 9%). Fatty acids are as important nutrients as vitamins and minerals but not all can be made by the body.Evening Primrose OilEvening Primrose Oil is high in 'Omega 6' fatty acids including linoleic acid and gamma linolenic acid (GLA).Omega 6 fatty acids have been found to be beneficial in premenstrual syndrome and many women choose to supplement with Evening Primrose Oil around the time of their period or during the menopauseGLA is essential for the production of certain hormones which regulate many body functions such as blood pressure, support of skin health, oxygen metabolism, cell membrane integrity and the reproductive cycleAlthough the body can produce GLA directly from linoleic acid, sometimes the conversion is not very efficient, so a supplement may be of benefitFatty acids are as important nutrients as vitamins and minerals, but not all can be made in the body, and essential fatty acids have to be supplied in our food or by supplementSuitable ForSuitable for Vegetarians, Vegans and those with Candida and yeast sensitivitiesFree from yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, starch, lactose, added sugars, colourings, sweeteners and preservativesFree from Genetically Modified SubstancesChoosing Natures OwnNature's Own was born in 1979; Nature's Own are committed to offering the most effective products possible. We work with Doctors and Practitioners as well as the general public, and it is vital that everything we do is the best and most natural possible. Our most important commitment is to create and sell products that are as close to nature as possible.Suitable for: Vegetarians, vegans, and for people with Candida and yeast sensitivities.Contraindications: Consult your doctor before using if you suffer from epilepsy.Non-Active. Please note actual image may vary.Information on this site is not intended to diagnose or treat any health condition.