Evening Primrose Oil 1000mg (100softgels)
The value of Evening Primrose oil lies in the gamma linolenic acid (GLA) content. GLA is an important intermediary in the metabolic conversion of linoleic acid to prostaglandin which is good for bad cholesterol.
Evening primrose has been used for centuries to treat skin disorders such as eczema, psoriasis, and acne. It has also been used for rheumatoid arthritis, weak bones (osteoporosis), multiple sclerosis, high cholesterol, heart disease, alcoholism, Alzheimer’s disease, and schizophrenia.
Sometimes used for for chronic fatigue syndrome, asthma, and nerve damage related to diabetes, evening primrose oil has a long history of a wide variety of uses.
Women have used evening primrose oil in pregnancy for preventing high blood pressure and shortening labor. Evening primrose oil also has a long history of being used for colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, and peptic ulcer disease.