Evening Primrose Oil 500mg

Providing 50mg GLA

Only 9p per day 3 month supply

"This is for the wife to help with period problems"

180 Capsules

Evening Primrose Oil 500mg

180 Capsules

Key Features

  • Contains 50mg important fatty acid called GLA (Gamma Linolenic Acid)
  • Made using cold-pressed, organic oils
  • Gelatin-free capsules
  • Two tablets a day

Product Overview

  • Gluten Free
  • Suitable for Vegans
  • Gelatin Free

Healthspan's Natural Evening Primrose Oil is supplied in a gelatin free capsule. Each Healthspan 500mg capsule provides 50mg of GLA.

Evening Primrose Oil is obtained from the seeds of the Evening Primrose plant, a wild plant from North America, which bears no relation to our native wild primrose. There are two main types of Evening Primrose Oil: one is extracted using chemical solvents, whilst the other is extracted by mechanically pressing the oil from the seeds. This is the extraction method used by Healthspan.

Many people don't benefit sufficiently from Evening Primrose Oil because they don't take enough to get the benefits. Our nutritionists advise that 1,000mg per day (two capsules) is sufficient as a cosmetic supplement; but around 2,000mg (four capsules) per day over a period of three to four months is ideal. If you are looking for a higher strength our experts recommend Evening Primrose Oil 1,000mg.

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Product Information


Two capsules daily. Up to six capsules daily may be taken before the onset of periods.

Key nutritional values

Typical values, % NRV (where applicable) in brackets:

Evening Primrose Oils 500mg
providing GLA 50mg
Mixed Tocopherols 1mg


Evening Primrose Oil (cold pressed),  Mixed Tocopherols, Capsule Shell (Starch, Glycerin - of vegetable origin, E420, Carrageenan, Monoglyceride - of vegetable origin, Carnauba Wax, Medium Chain Triglycerides).

If you are taking any prescribed medication or have any medical conditions always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking vitamins or supplements. Keep out of sight and reach of young children. Do not exceed stated recommended intake. Food supplements must not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. Store in a cool, dry place. If you experience an adverse reaction, stop taking the supplement and seek medical advice.

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Independent Reviews for Evening Primrose Oil 500mg

The views expressed below are the personal opinion of Healthspan customers. Healthspan does not endorse these views, nor should they be regarded as health claims or medical advice. All reviews are collected by a 3rd party called Feefo. Find out more

Overall Rating: 4.68 / 5 stars, based on 25 reviews

23 August 2015

This is for the wife to help with period problems

22 August 2015

I have been taking various vitamin pills from Healthspan for many years and make sure that I never run out, Excellent value for money, Thank you Healthspan

18 August 2015

Happy with the product

17 August 2015

Love the fact that the capsule is not gelatine.

17 August 2015

This is excellent for My 12y old great grandaughter

15 August 2015

I have taken Primrose oil since my 20's. These are great value

09 August 2015

No comment

03 August 2015

I take these as they help with the menopause and also keep my skin nice and clear.

30 July 2015

Great service and value for money too. Would not go anywhere else.

28 July 2015

This product help me with hot flushes

27 July 2015

nothing to report except a good service

09 July 2015

i have very bad pre menstrual problems these tablets seem to help

08 July 2015

I use it to keep my cat's eczema under control. Ideal capsule size. Good price.

22 June 2015

No Problems

10 April 2015

Have been buying my supplements from Healthspan for many years and have always been more that happy with the products ans service.

22 March 2015

I use the product for my Labrador and have noticed a significant difference in his skin! Great.

20 March 2015

i just hope it helps

20 March 2015


20 March 2015

I find it helps with arthritis, plus I feel to have more energy when taking it.

20 March 2015

An excellent service although I am starting to notice a reduction in the number of tablets, without a price change, to hide an increase cost.

11 March 2015

Got this for my daughter.

09 March 2015

They help me to level my mood and have a better state of mind.