Adults – Take 1 capsule, twice daily with food. Up to 4 capsules per day can be taken – or as directed by your healthcare practitioner. Children under 12 years – Only as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
Cod Liver Oil 1000 may be used for the prevention or treatment of vitamin, mineral or nutritional deficiencies.
Cod liver oil is a naturally rich source of vitamins A and D, thus helping to maintain the health of the teeth, bones and tissues, including the eyes, skin and hair. Vitamin A may specifically assist in the maintenance of the skin, stomach lining and mucous membranes of the digestive tract. Vitamin D assists in the metabolism of calcium within the body.
Vitamins A and D are necessary for the healthy functioning of the immune system.
When taken in excess of 3000 mcg retinol equivalents, vitamin A can cause birth defects. If you are pregnant or are considering becoming pregnant, do not take vitamin A supplements without consulting your doctor.
The recommended daily amount of vitamin A from all sources is 700 mcg retinol equivalents for women and 900 mcg retinol equivalents for men.
Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.
Note: Use only as directed by the physician. Incorrect use could be harmful. If symptoms persist, please consult your doctor/healthcare professional. Your healthcare professional will advise you whether this product is suitable for your condition. Don't use this product for children without doctor's advice.