SATURATED VIRGIN COCONUT OIL
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SATURATED VIRGIN COCONUT OIL

Saturated virgin coconut oil is known for its good scent, taste, antioxidants, medium chain unsaturated fats, and nutrients, in addition to other substances. Virgin coconut oil is the oil separated from coconuts without the utilization of heat.

It is higher in nutrient content, antioxidants, minerals, medium chain fats, taste, scent, and even protein amounts.

Saturated virgin coconut oil is used in the following:

  • As a supplement for healthy skin and hair

Do not give Saturated virgin coconut oil to people with the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity

Saturated virgin coconut oil may have the following side effects:

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Swollen glands
  • Joint or muscle pain
  • Stomach upset
  • Chills
  • Hives or rashes
  • Other adverse skin conditions

Take extra caution in patients with the following medical conditions:

  • Pregnancy
  • Breastfeeding
  • High cholesterol levels

 

Interactions

There is no data regarding interactions with Saturated virgin coconut oil 

Overdose & Brands

If you think you may have used Saturated virgin coconut oil more than the usual dose, seek medical help immediately.

Available Brands:

  • Peter Paul VCO
  • ProSource VCO

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