Nordic Naturals Ultimate Omega and Ultimate Omega Sport Review December 3, 2011
Nordic Naturals Ultimate Omega line is an award winning product line that seems to be recognized year after year. In 2011, for the fifth consecutive year, Vitamin Retailer magazine has recognized Nordic Naturals with its Vity Award, honoring the industry’s best-selling products based on a nationwide survey of health food stores. In 2010, Better Nutrition honored Nordic Naturals Ultimate Omega-D3™ as the best supplement in the Essential Fatty Acids category. In 2009, Whole Foods magazine’s annual award honored Nordic Naturals Ultimate Omega for being voted as the best-selling supplement by natural products retailers.
So what’s all the buzz about? The simple answer is excellent value for the money and high reliable quality products as certified by independent 3rd party lab results on every single batch. Given that this is a product consumed by millions on a daily basis, even small amounts of toxins can have a cumulative effect. Hence purity is one of the major concerns of fish oil supplements and Nordic Naturals has gone well beyond establish limits of purity to deliver you product with virtually no detectable levels of heavy metals as seen below.
Similarly levels of Dioxins, PCBs are also undetectable. The purity levels as tested by independent third party labs shows that Nordic Naturals Ultimate Omega is at least 750 times purer than fish!
Apart from award winning purity, freshness, which ensures product integrity and biological efficacy is another key quality of fish oils. The peroxide values (indicators of freshness) well below the European Pharmacopoeia Standard limits. The lower the peroxide value, the fresher the fish oil. Finally the concentration of omega-3 fatty acids is an important indicator of the usefulness of a product. Nordic Naturals Ultimate Omega is one of the best concentrated fish oil supplement that is affordable with a typical cost of $20 per month. It meets the American Heart Association recommendation of 1 gm of EPA+DHA for people with risk of heart disease.
Nordic Naturals Ultimate Omega Sport became the first omega-3 fish oil to get NSF certification. According to Adolpho Birch, NFL Vice President of Law and Labor Policy, “We are pleased that Nordic Naturals has met the stringent criteria required to participate in the NFL/NFLPA Sports Nutrition Label Certification Program. They have demonstrated their commitment to the NFL and its players and shown leadership in the supplement industry.” Stacy Robinson, Director of Player Development, NFL Players Association, states, “Nordic Naturals’ participation is a true indication that they understand the importance of players having access to nutritional products that are safe and transparent.”
With these features together, it is no surprise that this is a best seller in the category year after year! Shop our entire line of Ultimate Omega products – we have had to create an entire category for this highly successful line.