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Ultra Omega-3 - 90 Softgels
  • Cardiovascular Support
  • 500 EPA / 250 DHA
  • Molecularly Distilled - Enteric Coated
  • Supports Cognitive Function
  • Cholesterol Free

 The Natural Fish Oil Concentrate used in this softgel is manufactured under strict quality control standards.  It is tested to be free of potentially harmful levels of contaminants (i.e. mercury, heavy metals, PCB's, dioxins, and other contaminants). Those who experience nausea or reflux from other fish oils should find this enteric coated, odor controlled softgel easy to digest.

NOW Ultra Omega-3 contains significant amounts of omega-3 fatty acids, have been clearly shown to have a positive effect on many areas in your body. There are so many published research papers n the subject that even the medical community recognizes the definitive benefits to increasing the intake of omega-3 fatty acids.

NOW Ultra Omega-3 contains a special concentrate of fish body oils from deep, cold water fish that are especially rich in the important Omega-3's EPA and DHA.

Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) is the chemical in fish oil that has numerous benefits including being very anti-inflammatory, making it great for joint and other body pains, the cardiovascular system, lowers triglycerides, and is great for hair and skin health.
  High levels of EPA have a beneficial influential on behavior and mood.

Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) is the type of fat that the brain is largely composed of, and thus, DHA is brain nutrition. It's to our brains as calcium is to our bones, and in fact, optimal infant brain and eye development and function depends on it. The latest science clearly demands another important nutrient be added to the diet of expecting mothers: DHA.  It also supports healthy brain function and also promotes a positive mood and well-being.

1. Heart Disease: Studies that found the EPA and DHA have been shown to reduce high cholesterol and high blood pressure. It is especially effective at lowering triglyceride levels, which are the fats in the blood, and to lower the risk of death, heart attack, stroke, and abnormal heart rhythms. Fish oil also appears to help prevent and treat  hardening of the arteries (atherosclerosis) by slowing the development of plaque and blood clots, that clog arteries.

2. Memory: Omega-3 fatty acids are in high concentrations in the brain, affecting memory, concentration, and performance. DHA especially is the type of fat that the brain is largely composed of, and thus, DHA is brain nutrition. It's to our brains as calcium is to our bones. It is especially critical that infants don’t have low concentrations because they can develop vision and nerve issues. Low levels of DHA have been linked with poorer reading, memory and behavioral problems in healthy school-age children.

3. Arthritis: Fish oils have
have strong anti-inflammatory properties
have strong anti-inflammatory properties
have strong anti-inflammatory properties
 strong anti-inflammatory properties that are very helpful for both rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. They form the building blocks for prostaglandins, that regulate the immune system and fight inflammation. Many studies have shown that fish oil reduces morning stiffness and tender joints in those with rheumatoid arthritis, allowing them to reduce their NSAID use.

4. Mental health: Some studies have shown positive effects on people suffering with depression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. One randomized controlled trial shows omega-3 decreased anxiety and inflammation. John Hopkins Medical reported that fish oil omega-3 fatty acids can help reduce the effects of major depression.

There are many other benefits of omega-3, including skin health and vision.  The Mayo clinic reported that The risk of age-related macular degeneration might be reduced by taking omega-3s. They reduce dry eye symptoms, including burning, stinging, and visual disturbances. For this reason, many eye doctors now are recommending fish oil supplements for their patients who suffer from dry eyes.

NOW Foods was founded in 1968 under the belief that good health was not a luxury available only to the wealthy. For the past forty-five years, they have made it their life's work to offer health food and nutritional supplements of the highest quality, at prices that are fair and affordable to all those who seek them.

Today, NOW Foods is one of the top-selling brands in health foods stores, an award-winning manufacturer, a respected advocate of the natural product industry, and a leader in the fields of nutritional science and methods development. And while they have grown considerably over the past four decades, one thing has never changed – their commitment to providing products and services that empower people to lead healthier lives.


Nutrition Info
Serving Size 1 Softgel
 Amount Per Serving% Daily Value
Calories  10    
Calories from Fat  10    
Total Fat  1 g   2%* 
Saturated Fat  <0.5 g   <1%* 
Trans Fat  0 g   † 
Polyunsaturated Fat  0.9 g   † 
Monounsaturated Fat  <0.5 g   † 
Cholesterol  0 mg   0% 
Vitamin E (as natural d-alpha Tocoherol)  2 IU   7% 
Natural Fish Oil Concentrate  1.0 g (1,000 mg)    
Omega-3 Fatty Acids  750 mg    
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)  500 mg    
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)  250 mg    

Serving Size:  1 Softgel
Suggested Usage:  As a dietary supplement, take 1 softgel 1 to 4 times daily with meals.  Consider taking this product in combination with NOW® CoQ10 and Tru-E BioComplex™.
Other Ingredients:  Softgel Capsule (gelatin, glycerin, water and enteric coating).  Contains fish (sardines, anchovies, mackerel) and soy derivatives.
Contains no:  sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.


Manufacturer SKU: 733739016614


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