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Nutrition Highlights

Oysters (eastern, raw), 6 medium

  • Calories: 57
  • Protein: 6g
  • Carbohydrate: 3g
  • Total Fat: 2g
  • Fiber: 0g

*Excellent Source of: Zinc (76.28mcg) and Vitamin B12 (16.35mcg)

*Good Source of: Folic Acid (8.40mcg), Niacin (1.16mg), Thiamin (0.08mg), Vitamin C (3.11mg), and Zinc (76.28mg)

When cooked (dry heat), oysters provide 0.5 grams of omega-3 fatty acids per 3 oz. (85g).

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