What species of Algae is used in Together Omega 3 DHA Rich Algae Oil Softgels?
The algae used in Together Algae Omega 3 is Schizochytrium.
Does Together Algae Omega 3 contain mercury?
No. Together Vitamins algae is grown in a controlled enviroment in stainless steel tanks. There is no contact with the ocean and no chance of any contaminantes like mercury being present in this oil.
How much saturated fat is there in Together algae oil?
Although Together Vitamins have not published a measurement for the saturated fat content it is very small as alage oil is predominately polyunsaturated fats.
Is the carrageenan in Together Algae Omega 3 safe?
The carrageenan inTogether Algae Omega 3 is naturally extended from the Rhodophyceae family of red algae and is not the same as the commercially produced degraded variant. There is no scientific evidence to suggest the carrageenan in this product is unsafe.
What's the difference between ALA, EPA and DHA Omega and is Algae as good as fish oil?
ALA is the form of omega found in all vegan diet choices. This must be converted by the Body to DHA and EPA, and the conversion is not efficient. Together Algae DHA Omega 3 is a unique vegan source including both DHA and EPA and is thought to be better than fish oil since it is free from contaminants and equally effective.
How might Together Algae Omega 3 benefit my body?
Together Algae Omega 3 maybe beneficial towards Heart Health, your Brain & Mind, your Eyes, and in the prevention of inflammation.