For beautiful skin with that healthy glow, many women turn to Efamol® Pure Evening Primrose Oil. This formula not only contributes to soft, smooth, velvety skin, but it’s also clinically proven to relieve symptoms of atopic eczema, including redness, itchiness and swelling. These softgel capsules provide gamma-linolenic acid or GLA, a biologically active form of omega-6 fatty acids Efamol uses only unique Rigel® Seeds—not generic seeds. That means Efamol Pure Evening Primrose Oil provides up to 33% more GLA than other brands. Efamol Ltd., based in the U.K. has been the international scientific leader in Essential Fatty Acid research for the past 25 years. Efamol® products are distributed in Canada exclusively by Flora™.
- Each capsule contains the highest quality organic evening primrose oil along with vitamin E (d-alpha tocopherol)
- Carefully prepared using a special oil extraction technique that ensures the oil from the evening primrose seeds remains in its most natural and potent form
- Made with a patented variety of evening primrose seed providing 12% GLA
- Complete control of seed production from planting to harvest and storage guarantees a consistent, superior quality product
- Free from added yeast, sugar, gluten, wheat, milk derivatives, corn starch, GMO and artificial flavours
- Clinically tested and proven effective
- The only EPO in the world proven safe in toxicology trials
- Never cold-pressed, Efamol® uses a unique one-step low-temperature manufacturing process to gently extract evening primrose oil and keep it in its natural state
- Easy-to-swallow softgel capsules
- Gluten free
Medicinal Ingredients: Efamol® Evening Primrose oil (Oenothera biennis)(seed) . . . 500 mg [providing Linoleic acid (LA) 329 mg and Gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) 58 mg] Vitamin E (equivalent to 5 mg AT d-a-tocopherol) . . . 7.5 I.U.
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Gelatin, glycerin.
Adults(Age 12 years plus): Orally take 6-8 capsules per day in divided doses with food or drink.
Children (Age 1 - 11 years old): Orally take 4-6 capsules per day in divided doses with food or drink. For young children under 8 years old, empty content and mix with formula or food.
Maintenance dose for both age groups:
After 4-6 months, a lower maintenance dose of 2-4 capsules per day may be sufficient to keep symptoms under control indefinitely.
Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist.
Although rare, sensitive individuals may experience minor and temporary headache, nausea, or gastrointestinal disturbances that can be avoided by a lower initial dose.
Discontinue use if skin rash develops or worsens.