Plant Pure Omega-3®

Vegan, Plant-based DHA

Plant Pure Omega-3­ is derived from algal oil – a pure, potent source of DHA obtained from algae.

The Importance of DHA During Pregnancy

DHA is a key nutrient that supports:

  • Healthy fetal neurodevelopment1

  • Cognitive health and attention span2

  • Hand and eye coordination3

 

Find Plant Pure Omega-3 in the following:

vitaTrue and vitaMedMD Plus Rx both provide 300 mg of vegan, plant-based DHA.

  1. Greenberg J, Bell S, and Van Ausdal, Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplementation During Pregnancy. Rev Obstet Gyencol. 2008 Fall; 1(4): 162-169. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2621042/.
  2. Colombo J, Kannass K, Shaddy D, et al. Maternal DHA and the Development of Attention in Infancy and Toddlerhood. Child Development. Volume 75, Issue 4, pages 1254–1267, July 2004.
  3. Dunstan JA, Mitoulas LR, Dixon G, et al. The effects of fish oil supplementation in pregnancy on breast milk fatty acid composition over the course of lactation: a randomized controlled trial. Pediatr Res. 2007 Dec;62(6):689-94.