Carlson Labs Norwegian Elite Omega-3 Gems Fish Oil Professional Strength Lemon Flavored Chewable 1250 mg. - 240 Soft Gels
Carlson Labs Norwegian Elite Omega-3 Gems medical Scientist Internationally are enouraging people to eat more fish. Fish body oil is The Major Source of the highly polyunsaturated Omega'-3's EPA and DHA. For those individuals who do not eat an oily fish diest, Carlson offers Omega-3's in easy-to-swallow soft gelatin capsules. Carlson Elite Omega-3 Gems contain 1250 mg of a concentrate of fish body oils from deep, cold water fish which are especially rich in the important Omega-3's EPA and DHA. This product is regularly tested (using AOAC international protocols) for freshness, potency and purity by an independent, FDA-registered laboratory and has been determined to be fresh, fully potent and free of detrimental levels of mercury, cadmium, lead, PCB's and 28 other contaminants.
What is Omeaga -3 Fish Oil?
Oil from fish contains eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA); both are omega-3 fatty acids.
Where is Omega-3 Fish Oil Found?
EPA and DHA are found in mackerel, salmon, herring, sardines, sablefish (black cod), anchovies, albacore tuna, and wild game. Cod liver oil contains large amounts of EPA and DHA. Fish oil supplements typically contain 18% EPA and 12% DHA, though more purified (i.e., higher in EPA and DHA) fish oil supplements are sometimes available. In addition, DHA is available in a supplement that does not contain significant amounts of EPA.
Omega-3 fatty acids EPA & DHA aid in our well-being by promoting and supporting:
- Cardiovascular health: DHA & EPA help modulate a healthy stable heartbeat. Maintain blood vessels to support circulation throughout the body. Support artery wall elasticity and may favorably influence C-reactive protein levels . Dietary intake of EPA and DHA is now being recognized as a safe and effective method for normalizing triglyceride levels
- Brain and Nerve function:
As a vital component of our brain tissue and neurons, DHA supports cognitive functions
- By improving membrane fluidity, DHA may help support nerve transmission processes
Increased levels of DHA in the brain may serve to protect and enhance the lifetime of neurons
- Healthy vision:
DHA is found in high amounts in the retina and is important for normal vision
- Immune System Health:
DHA and EPA are required for balanced eicosanoid formation, which supports balanced and healthy immune responses
- Healthy joints and movement
DHA and EPA support healthy joints and comfortable movement by supporting healthy phsyiological processes
Omega-3 Helps With The following Health Concerns:
- Crohn’s disease (enteric-coated, free-fatty-acid form of fish oil)
- High blood pressure
- High triglycerides
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Anxiety related to substance abuse
- Bipolar disorder
- Breast-feeding support
- Cystic fibrosis (EPA)
- Heart attack
- High cholesterol (krill oil)
- Immune function (omega-3 fatty acids for critically ill and post surgery patients only)
- Intermittent claudication (in combination with vitamin B6, folic acid, vitamin E, oleic acid, and alpha-linolenic acid)
- Kidney disease
About Carlson Labs
Founded by John and Susan Carlson in 1965, Carlson Laboratories has been a family owned and operated business for over 40 years. Since no one cares more about quality than the people who put their names on it, Carlson Laboratories is dedicated to providing only the highest quality nutritional supplements.
Carlson Laboratories began with one vitamin E formula. Since then, the line has grown to become the most complete line of natural vitamin E products in the world. Carlson Laboratories product range has expanded through the years to meet the nutritional needs of our customers. Our product lines now include award-winning Norwegian fish oils, a full line of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, special formulations and nutritional supplements.
Carlson Laboratories professional sales force offers individual and personalized service including: staff training, brochures, posters, sample packets and in-store promotions to increase sales. Carlson Laboratories also sponsors radio shows, co-op advertising and free lectures.