EPA Xtra contains highly concentrated levels of EPA for those needing intensive nutritional support of this essential fatty acid. Research shows that EPA supports cardiovascular health, joint mobility, immune function, and supports the body’s natural prostaglandin pathways. EPA also supports balanced blood sugar levels and mood support.
Essential fatty acids (EFA’s) are nutrients that are essential for optimal health. They cannot be produced by the body so must be obtained through the diet and/or supplementation. DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) and EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) are important omega-3 fatty acids.
All Nordic Naturals fish oil products are in a triglyceride molecular form— the form naturally found in fish, which the body most easily absorbs. Every batch of Nordic Naturals oils is third-party tested for environmental toxins and heavy metals, surpassing the strictest international standards for purity and freshness. In fact, you can view the certificate of analysis for your bottle by simply entering the batch number on the Nordic Naturals website! All fish oils are Friend of the Sea (FOS) certified and sustainably made in a zero waste facility powered by biofuel.