Melrose M.C.T. Medium Chan Triglycerides is medium chain triglyceride oil and is a nutritional supplement used specifically for sports people to aid them in achieving their nutritional and performance goals. Melrose M.C.T. is rich in calories making it a perfect supplement to a diet to help support a clean natural source of energy from extra calories that are not derived from animal fats or sugars.
Melrose M.C.T. should be used to supplement nutritional needs that form part of a physical training or exercise programme. Melrose M.C.T. is not a sole source of nutrition and should be consumed in conjunction with a nutritious diet and appropriate fluid intake. Melrose M.C.T. can be added to your protein shakes or used in cooking.
Ingredients: Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCT) are derived from Coconut Oil. MCT consists of food grade Caprylic (C8) 65% – 75% and Capric (C10) 25% – 35% acids with less than 0.5% C6 and less than 1% C12 esterified to pure glycerin.
Directions: Adults can take one teaspoon per day and gradually increase to 1 to 3 dessert spoons per day. This product should be taken with food since intake on an empty stomach can cause nausea. May be used in cooking, but should not be used in deep frying.
Caution: This product is intened for occasional use only during periods of intensive exercise, such as by triathletes, marathoners and other endurance athletes. This product is not intended as a sole source of dietary fat since it contains no essential fatty acids. Use only in combination with healthful sources of dietary polyunsaturated vegetable oils such as Melrose Flaxseed, Canola, Safflower and Sunflower Oils. Failure to use with vegetables oils may result in Essentail Fatty Acid deficiency. If you experience persistent nausea, diarrhea, abdominal cramps or other gastrointestinal discomfort, discontinue use. Consult a doctor before use if you have diabetes, cirrhosis, acidosis, ketosis or other liver problems.