- UPC: 031315193231 # 19323
Pumpkin seeds, also known as pepitas , were a celebrated food of the Native American Indians. They treasured the seeds for their dietary and medicinal properties. The seeds have a malleable, chewy texture and a subtly sweet, nutty flavor. It is a very useful natural food filled with valuable natural microelements and nutrients including vitamins and minerals such as phosphorus, magnesium, manganese, zinc, iron, copper, vitamin E, vitamin K, and it is also a good source of protein.
Centuries ago, pumpkin seeds were already known as a natural aphrodisiac. Recent studies showed pumpkin seed oil to improve men’s health and lower the risk of prostate cancer. Also, it inhibits cancerous cell formation and helps reduce enlarged prostate. It is also good in urinary system, bladder function, intestinal infections, and eliminating parasites like tapeworms and roundworms from the intestine.
Further studies showed pumpkin seed to be effective on the skin as moisturizing, nourishing and smoothing actions. Pumpkin seed oil can also be used for preventing stretch marks and good against dandruff. The high content of carotenoids and antioxidants in the seed makes its function even more excellent for the skin, having a regenerative and rejuvenating effect. The essential fatty acids the seeds contain help lower bad cholesterol levels in the blood and more effective in the weight management effort.
Pumpkin Seed Oil by thompson is filled with essential nutrients most beneficial to the body. It also aids in prostate function, lowering of cholesterol, treatment of cystitis, kidney function, diabetes, increasing milk production for nursing moms, skin care, and an anti-parasitic and anti-arthritic. Taken regularly will reflect significant signs of good looking skin and good health. Its powerful antioxidants that protect cell structure and health by neutralizing “free radicals”, and its polyunsaturated fatty acids that help promote natural oil regeneration, help the skin retain moisture, maintain normal cell structure, and make the skin glow and feeling healthy.
|Description: Thompson® Pumpkin Seed Oil contains a variety of fatty acids including Linoleic, Palmitic, Oleic and Stearic acids.|
Product #: 19323
Size: 60ct 1000mg Softgel
Directions: Use only as directed.Take one softgel up to three times daily, preferably with meals. Store in a cool, dry place.
Serving Size: 1 ea 60 Servings per container
Ingredients: Amount per serving: % Daily Value: +
Calories 10 ~
Calories from Fat 10 ~
Total Fat 1 g 2%
Pumpkin Seed Oil 1,000 mg ~
Key to Ingredients:
~ = Daily Value not established.
+ = Percent Daily Value is based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† = Values differ depending on age
‡ = Values differ depending on age
Other Ingredients: Gelatin and glycerin (for softgel), and purified water.