St.Botanica Omega 3 Fish Oil 1000mg – 330mg Omega 3 (180EPA, 120 DHA) – 60 Softgels
- StBotanica Fish Oil is made up of omega -3 essential fatty acids such as eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA).
- Manufactured in a GMP certified facility, StBotanica Fish Oil is a natural, gluten-free and non-stimulating product.
- The product also helps in better absorption and there is no fishy aftertaste.
- Omega-3 fatty acids derive their name ‘Omega-3’ from their chemical structure.
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These polyunsaturated essential fatty acids are present in certain foods only. These fatty acids can only be obtained through food as they are not naturally present in the body. 
What is the function of omega-3 fatty acids?
Omega-3 fatty acids found in plants and fish are known to reduce risk of certain kinds of heart disease. However, there have been no scientific validations made. A few suggestions have cropped up that fish oil can help reduce mortality of coronary heart disease patients by probably steadying heart’s rhythm and by maintaining blood clotting.
Fish Oil per 1000mg contains Eicosapentaenoic acid 180mg (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid 120mg (DHA).
Although fish is a dietary source of omega-3 oils, they do not produce them. Instead, they obtain them by consuming algae or plankton. 
Benefits Of Omega-3 Fish Oil Supplements
The tissues of oily fish contain fish oil. Fish oils include omega-3 fatty acids eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) which are claimed to reduce inflammation in the body. These acids are also considered to be helpful for hypertriglyceridemia. Clinical depression, anxiety and macular degeneration are a few conditions where the effects of fish oil and omega-3 fatty acids have been studied. However, the benefits arising from the use of these have not been confirmed yet. 
Research findings have shown that omega-3 fatty acids may help in lowering blood pressure, reduce triglycerides, reduces plaque development in arteries, reduces occurrence of abnormal heart rhythm, lowers risk of heart attack and stroke, and reduces occurrences of sudden cardiac death in people with heart disease. 
The American Heart Association (AHA) recommends inclusion of fish at least twice in their weekly diet intake, especially intake of those fish which are rich in omega-3 acids such as salmon, mackerel, herring, and sardines. However, it is advised that the dosage must be taken on consultation with a practicing doctor. 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much StBotanica Omega-3 fish oil is safe for consumption?
The AHA recommends intake of three grams of fish oil on an everyday basis as a supplement. For higher or different dosage, consultation with a doctor is advised. 
Does omega-3 fish oil carry any side effects?
On consumption of fish oil supplements, some people may experience fishy aftertaste and breath, bad stomach, diarrhea, and nausea. Hence, if you want to supplement your diet with Omega-3 fish oil, make sure you have consulted your physician. It is found that people diagnosed with high triglyceride levels are prescribed to take these supplements. 
Is Omega-3 fish oil recommended for specific cases?
Fish oil supplements are recommended by few doctors for cardiovascular disease. However, it must be noted that fish oil does not help lower LDL cholesterol but it may be recommended to reduce serum triglycerides. Also, in Europe infant milk formulas are supplemented with DHA, which aids in the development of central nervous system because rapid development of babies’ brain requires large amounts of this fatty acid. 
Are there risks in taking fish oil supplements?
There have been no specific studies to prove fish oil’s side-effects on human health. However, one must consult doctor before taking these supplements.
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Each 1000mg Fish oil contains EPA (Eicosapentaenoic Acid) 360mg & DHA (Docosahexaenoic Acid) 240mg. Other Ingredients: Gelatin, Glycerin, Sorbitol, Refind Soyabean Oil, Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil.
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2 Capsules daily or as directed by your healthcare advisor.
IngredientsServing size: 1 Softgels Servings per container:60 Each Softgels Contains: