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Omega 6

What is Omega 6?

Omega 6 is a polyunsaturated fatty acid, an essential fatty acid found in animal fats and vegetable oil. Omega 6 contains Linoleic acid which is converted within the body to gamma-linolenic acid – it is believed this acid reduces inflammation.

Supplement with the following properties:

•    Help with brain function
•    Growth and development
•    May reduce inflammation
•    Regulate gene activity


Why take Omega 6?

It has been suggested through clinical research the use of Omega 6 may prevent or treat:

•    Atherosclerosis
•    Diabetic Neuropathy
•    High Blood Pressure
•    Menopausal Symptoms
•    Rheumatoid Arthritis
•    Breast Cancer
•    Allergies
•    Eczema
•    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
•    Cardiovascular Disease


What are the side effects of Omega 6?

This supplement may cause the following mild side effects:Omega 6

•    Headache
•    Abdominal pain
•    Nausea
•    Loose stools

Do not take if you currently take any of the following:

•    Chlorpromazine (Thorazine)
•    Fluphenazine (Stelazine)
•    Perphenazine (Trilafon)
•    Promethazine (Compazine)
•    Thioridazine (Mellaril)

If you are currently taking any prescribed medication or have any medical conditions please consult your doctor or consultant, to seek advice before taking any vitamins or supplements.