GLA Supplements

previous topic · next topic
Annabell812

Joined: Dec 07
Posts: 4

      quote  
Posted: 03 Jan 2008, 15:20
Hi,

Has anyone read up on the side effects of Borage Oil (GLA)? It says that it contains pyrrolizidine alkaloids and that small traces can be very damaging to the liver.

Why is the Fat Flush plan geared to cleansing the liver, if we need to take something that can do severe damage.

Annmarie
DOOLEY

Joined: Apr 07
Posts: 37

      quote  
Posted: 03 Jan 2008, 20:26
There are several plant oils that can make GLA. Anne Louise suggest using the cold pressed black currant seed oil. That is what she has in her fat flush kit. I am not sure if this contains the alkaloids, from the research I have done I have not read that hers does.
bullytrouble

Joined: Jul 07
Posts: 846

      quote  
Posted: 03 Jan 2008, 21:58
I take borage oil for my neuropathy, and have had my blood work checked and I am fine with taking it. Very Happy

I have my own personal, vacation weeks for sale in Mexico!! Feel free to email me for more info... $700 for 2adults, 2 children, 7 nights!! =D
cookingitupwithpamela.blogspot.com
BMI = 38.2
start = 44.8
Around the World in 42 Days Challenge: 1 lb
Ride 'Em Challenge: 9 lbs lost
Born To Be Wild Challenge: 8 LBS LOST



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Health Foods
that website is Canada I believe?? NO way would I buy from Canada
by howzat4u on 30 Aug 15 11:36 PM
My former Health & Fitness mistakes. Here, you can gain from my pain (ahem, so to speak)
Thank you for this. I am definitely one to find any excuse...not anymore! I'm encouraged by your honesty!
by VICTORYis Mine2012 on 30 Aug 15 09:53 PM
Health Foods
If anyone is looking to buy any health foods I would suggest looking at www.well.ca and use code Jeff16 for $10 off orders over $10. I use make purchases through them for Natera hemp seeds and Natera ...
by Jeffy15 on 30 Aug 15 07:04 PM
No more ice cream
Drink a glass of OJ or Apple juice first. Most likely you won't want the Ice Cream. Good luck.
by Glaun on 30 Aug 15 05:15 PM
Fat mass index
I have not really given the fat mass index much thought as I have always used the BMI as a guide. I now weigh 10st 3.5lbs and at 5ft 7ins this puts me in the middle of my ideal BMI. However having checked ...
by Tinyplanets on 30 Aug 15 12:49 PM

Member Tip

average member ranking
by member Not2Late
This is a great time to make your own cranwater while they are in season. I get a bag of cranberries for 99 cents here so you are saving bundles; it is however, a little time consuming.
17 Nov 08 for diet Fat Flush Plan