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KRILL OIL

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Also Known As:

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Aceite de Krill, Acide Docosahexaénoïque, Acides Gras Oméga 3, Acides Gras N-3, Acides Gras Polyinsaturés, Acides Gras W3, Antarctic Krill Oil, Concentré de Protéines Marines, DHA, Docosahexaenoic Acid, EPA, Euphausia Superba Oil, Euphausiacé, Euphausiids Oil, Huile d' Euphausia Superba, Huile de Krill, Huile de Krill Antarctique, Huile d'Oméga 3, Marine Protein Concentrate, n-3 Fatty Acids, Omega 3, Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Omega-3, Oméga 3, Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Omega-3 Oil, Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids, W-3 Fatty Acids.
CAUTION: See separate listings for Cod Liver Oil, DHA, Fish Oil, EPA, and Shark Liver Oil.

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People Use This For:

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Orally, krill oil is used for cardiovascular disease, hypertriglyceridemia, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, stroke, cancer, osteoarthritis, depression, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and dysmenorrhea.

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