High DHA Finest Pure Fish Oil/Orange
High DHA Finest Pure Fish Oil/Orange 150ml is available by Pharmax.
Features & benefits
Specially formulated to supply high levels of DHA
Ideal for pregnancy and lactation and anyone who specifically needs to increase their DHA intake
From the highest grade fish oil, molecularly distilled to eliminate contaminants and increase DHA concentration
Almost no taste, or odor, of fish. Essential oil of orange has been added to provide a pleasant taste. Independently tested for PCBs, dioxins and furans, PAHs, and the absence of detectable levels of mercury and other heavy metals
Studies show that a minimum intake of 1,000mg of DHA and an optimum of 2,400mg per day is required during the first and second trimesters of pregnancy, and a minimum of 2,400mg and an optimum of 3,600mg of DHA in the third trimester of pregnancy. Similarly, during lactation a minimum intake of DHA of 1,000mg is necessary to ensure optimal DHA deposition in the brain and neural tissues of the neonate.
It is also now known that DHA has significant anti-inflammatory properties, provides benefits in depressive disorders and improves cognitive function.
Typically, per 5ml
Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) ...1,200mg
Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) ...260mg
Total omega-3 ...1,800mg
(DHA, EPA & other omega-3s provided as pure fish oil)
Natural mixed tocopherols ...25mg