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Lecithin Granules Non-GMO - 1 Lb.


NERVOUS SYSTEM SUPPORT

Item#: 2260
Manufacturer SKU: 733739022608

  • Naturally Occurring Phosphatidyl Choline
  • plus Other Phosphatides
  • Identity Preserved
  • A Dietary Supplement
  • Vegetarian Product

 


Lecithin is a naturally occurring compound found in all cells in nature, plant and animal. It plays a major role in almost all biological processes - including nerve transmission, breathing and energy production. The word Lecithin is taken from the Greek Lekithos, which means "egg yolk". A fitting name for this essential nutrient, for the egg is considered a symbol of life, strength and fertility.

Lecithin is important for all of these biological functions and more. Our brain is approximately 30% Lecithin. The insulating myelin sheaths that protect the brain, spine and thousands of miles of nerves in your body are almost two-thirds Lecithin. Even the heart has a high concentration of Lecithin. Lecithin is composed of many different components, including Choline, Inositol, Linoleic Acid, Phosphatidylserine, beneficial fatty acids and triglycerides. These valuable constituents of Lecithin are vital for the proper functioning of many metabolic processes.*

NOW® Non-GMO Lecithin Granules are derived entirely from Non-Genetically Modified soybeans that have been Identity Preserved (IP).  This guarantees that the soybeans are from seedstock that has been certified as Non-GMO.


Suggested Usage

Take 1 1/2 tablespoons daily, preferably with a meal. Mix in juice or shakes, or sprinkle on food.  


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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size:1 1/2 Tablespoons (10 g)
Servings Per Container:45
Description Amount Per Serving % Daily Value*
Calories   70    
Calories from Fat   50    
Total Fat   5 g   8%*  
Saturated Fat   1.5 g    
Trans Fat   0 g   †  
Polyunsaturated Fat   3.5 g    
Cholesterol   0 mg   0%  
Sodium   0 mg   0%  
Potassium   160 mg   5%  
Total Carbohydrate   1 g   <1%*  
  Dietary Fiber   0 g    
  Sugars   0 g    
Protein   0 g    
Vitamin A
 

 
0%  
Vitamin C     0%  
Calcium     2%  
Iron     2%  
Phosphorus     30%  

Other Ingredients:
Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:
                                                2,000 calories              2,500 calories
Total Fat       Less than                      65g                               80g 
  Sat. Fat      Less than                      20g                               25g
Cholesterol  Less than                    300mg                          300mg 
Sodium        Less than                  2,400mg                       2,400mg 
Potassium   Less than                  3,500mg                       3,500mg 
Total Carb                                        300g                              375g 
    Dietary Fiber                                 25g                               30g 

Calories per gram:
Fat 9  •  Carbohydrate  4  •  Protein  4

Naturally occurring phospholipids (example) (per serving)
(1 1/2 tablespoons)*:
Phosphatidyl Choline 2.3 g (2,300 mg)
Phosphatidyl Inositol 1.4 g (1,400 mg)
* subject to natural variability

Caution: Do Not Eat Freshness Packet Enclosed.

This product is sold by weight not volume.

Store in a cool, dry place. Please Recycle.

 

*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.

This information current as of 3/20/14 2:12 PM.