Icelandic Mega Omega-3 Fish Oil


Frequently Asked Questions

What are Omega-3 Essential Fatty Acids?
They are necessary for human health but the body can’t make them – you have to get them from food or supplements. They have become popular because they may reduce the risk of heart disease and improve brain health.

Why Should I Take Icelandic Omega-3 Fish Oil?
It is important to choose a trustworthy fish oil company to be sure that you will get the most pure and nutritious fish oil that is free of contaminants and high in EPA and DHA nutrients. Icelandic Omega-3 meets all the requirements for purity, potency, and nutritious fish oil. Our Omega-3 Fish Oil comes directly from the cold pristine waters of Iceland. Iceland accounts for much of the world’s supply of high quality fish oil. Each serving of Our Icelandic Fish Oil contains 720mg EPA and 480mg of DHA and that means you take fewer capsules to obtain the many great benefits of taking Omega-3 Fish Oil.
Research shows that Omega-3 fatty acids reduce inflammation and may lower the risk of chronic diseases such as heart disease, cancer, depression, and arthritis. Omega-3 fatty acids are highly concentrated in the brain and appear to be important for cognitive (brain memory and performances and behavioral function. Importantly Omega-3’s have been known to lower cholesterol and triglycerides in people with high cholesterol.

Does Your Fish Oil Contain Contaminants like PCB and Mercury? Icelandic Omega-3 fish oil meets or exceeds all official regulations in regards to environmental contaminants below regulatory limits.

I Am Allergic to Fish. Can I Take Fish Oil?
Fish Oil capsules are, quite refined, undergoing several filtration methods that remove virtually all protein (which is the compound that triggers the allergic reaction). Because of these processes theoretically they should be safe, but everyone’s allergy tolerance is not the same.

Is Krill Oil Better Than Your Icelandic Omega-3 Fish Oil?
Krill oil is a source of Omega-3 fatty acids just the same as fish oil and there are no proven studies that show any better bioavailability than fish oil.

Can You Take Omega-3 Fish Oil During Pregnancy?
The expert committee that met at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland in 1999 recommended a minimal intake of 300 mg of DHA daily during pregnancy (particularly the last trimester) and lactation to provide for breast milk levels of DHA. DHA has been found important for early brain development in infants.

Should I Take My Fish Oil Before Surgery?
Many doctors recommend that you discontinue taking your fish oil supplements a few weeks before any major surgery. Fish oil has been known to slightly thin the blood.

* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug-Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.