Viridian’s Joint Omega Oil has been formulated to provide the ideal blend of nutritional oils for the maintenance of healthy joints and for reducing inflammation. The formula is a blend of nutritional oils (omega 3 dominant 2:1 ratio) with the addition of antioxidant rich fruit and spice oils to enhance joint health maintenance properties and the flavour. Perilla seed is one of nature’s richest sources of omega-3 fatty acids. This nutritional oil is 95% organic.
Perilla Seed Oil - An alternative source of omega 3 fatty acids
Pumpkin Seed Oil - Studies have shown that pumpkin seed oil is as potent as the drug indomethacin at relieving chronic rheumatoid arthritis.
Borage Seed Oil - A rich source of GLA. Studies reveal that treatment with GLA has resulted in clinically important reduction in the signs and symptoms of disease activity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Black Seed Oil - has been traditionally been used for the treatment of bronchial disease and other inflammatory diseases.
Fruit Antioxidant Oil Complex (Raspberry, Cranberry, Strawberry, Organic Pomegranate) - Aside from having potent antioxidant properties, these seed oils have been shown to inhibit the production of COX-I and COX-II enzymes resulting in the reduction of pain associated with arthritis, gout and other inflammatory conditions.
Spice Infusion Complex (Organic ginger essential oil 0.1%, Turmeric essential oil 0.1%), Organic Sunflower infused with whole organic chillies)- Ginger, Turmeric and Cayenne have all been shown to possess significant analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties comparable to some traditional drugs used for alleviating joint pain.
Inflammatory joint problems – including osteoarthritis / rheumatoid arthritis. General conditions associated with inflammation and oxidative damage. This oil may facilitate healing through the following mechanisms:
Improving omega 3:6 ratio
Providing a high antioxidant profile to dramatically reduce free radical damage (oxidative stress)
Reduce pain and inflammation
Support and activate detoxification pathways
One to three teaspoons daily. Each 5ml provides 2350mg of Omega3, 1100mg of Omega 6 and 950mg of Omega 9 essential fatty acids.
Contra Indication Notes
Not recommended for use during pregnancy or for those on blood thinning medication.
Organic perilla seed,Organic pumpkin seed,Organic borage oil,Organic black seed oil,Fruit antioxidant complex, Spice infusion complex.