Omega 3 Fish Oil Q&A
Q01: What are the features of NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil?
1. High Concentration - Rich in EPA + DHA, with a EPA/DHA ratio of 3:2
2. High Bioavailability - TG form Omega-3 which is easily absorbed by the body
3. Highly Convenient - 500mg per capsule, small in size which makes it easy to swallow
4. High Safety - Compliant to food regulatory requirements and MAL registered
5. High Quality - Extracted from small fishes in the Norwegian Sea
Q02: What are the differences between Cod Liver Oil and Fish Oil? Can I consume Cod Liver Oil only?
A: Cod Liver Oil is extracted from cod livers, whereas Fish Oil is extracted from the flesh of deep-sea fish. Cod Liver Oil mainly provides vitamins A and D, whereas Fish Oil is an excellent source of Omega 3 (EPA and DHA). Hence, if you are looking for supplements that provide you EPA and DHA, Fish Oil is your best choice.
Q03: Is NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil safe to consume?
A: NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil is made with patented ingredients from Norway. Our trusted raw materials supplier, BASF, is a global market leader with more than 150 years of industry experience in food supplements. From production to consumption, NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil has passed various tests and quality inspections. It is a MAL registered product that has been evaluated in terms of safety and quality, hence consumers can confidently consume it.
Q04: What type of fish NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil is made from?
A: NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil is extracted from small deep-sea fishes such as anchovies, sardine, and mack-erel. There is less heavy metal pollution in smaller fishes compared to larger ones, such as salmon and tuna. Also, to ensure peace of mind for our consumers, not only patented purification technology is adopted, the fish oil extracts have also gone through various heavy metal residue tests, making it safer to consume.
Q05. How much EPA and DHA does NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil contain? What is the recommended intake?
A: Each serving of fish oil (2 capsules) contains 600mg of Omega 3, of which 360mg is EPA and 240mg is DHA.
Recommended dosage (Differs for each age group):
► General adult: Once a day, 2 capsules each time (For health maintenance purpose)
Twice a day, 2 capsules each time (For health enhancement
► Adolescents aged 13-18: Once a day, 2 capsules each time
► Children aged 6-12: Once a day, 1 capsule each time
* For people with special medical conditions (eg. pregnant/elderly/with chronic diseases), kindly consult your Health Management Consultant before consuming.
Q06. Who should not consume NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil?
A: NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil is suitable for the general public as a daily Omega 3 supplement, except for:
1 Those who have blood coagulation disorders
2 Those who are taking Aspirin
4 Pregnant women, 32 weeks and above
5 Breastfeeding women
6 Those who have had surgery recently
Please consult a doctor or a medical professional before taking it. If you are allergic to fish oil ingredients, please avoid taking it.
Q07. What is the recommended time to consume NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil?
A: NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil is fat-soluble, hence it is recommended to consume it after meals. Food will enhance the absorption of fish oil, while fish oil can help in the absorption of fat-soluble vitamins. For better absorption, please consume NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil after meals.
Q08. How to store NTC Omega 3 Fish Oil? A: Please store it in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight. Close the bottle cap firmly after use.