Blackmores Supplements In Malaysia – Reviews, Prices And More
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Blackmores is a trusted brand for vitamin, mineral, and nutritional supplements based in Australia. They prioritize the health and safety of their customers by working with numerous world leading raw material suppliers from different countries around the world to obtain fresh supplies and quality ingredients for their products. The products are manufactured to strict Australian manufacturing standards and undergo more than 30 rigorous quality checks. A group of highly experienced and dedicated formulators including naturopaths, chemists, scientists, and product development pharmacists is responsible for developing the formulation of each Blackmores product. International markets of Blackmores are mainly based in Australia, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, New Zealand, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Korea, Singapore, and Thailand. Blackmores was awarded as Malaysia’s Most Trusted Vitamin and Supplement Brand as judged by Malaysians in Reader’s Digest Survey 2020.
Blackmores Fish Oil
Blackmores Fish Oil 1000 contains omega-3 marine triglyceride 300mg (equivalent to 180mg Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and 120mg Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) with natural vitamin E that is sourced from 100% wild-caught small fish via specialized extraction process to ensure purified and high-quality fish oil is obtained which is free from mercury, dioxins, and PCBs. Blackmores Fish Oil is recommended for those who do not eat fish at least 2-3 times per week. It is taken to maintain heart, skin, eye, and brain health as well as support general health.
Blackmores Bio E 500
Blackmores Bio E 500 offers natural vitamin E sources that are approximately twice the bioavailability of synthetic vitamin E. Thus, it lasts longer and is twice as reactive in the body. Vitamin E is a natural antioxidant that helps to protect body cells from damage and free radicals as well as maintaining the proper function of organs and blood vessels in our body. Vitamin E also helps to reduce bad cholesterol (HDL-cholesterol) levels while protecting LDL cholesterol from oxidation and forming toxic derivatives. Blackmores Bio E contains 500 IU Vitamin E from a natural source (equivalent to 335 mg D-alpha-tocopherol).
Blackmores Evening Primrose Oil
Blackmores Evening Primrose Oil 1000 is a natural source of omega-6 fatty acids namely gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) and linoleic acid (LA). These essential fatty acids can only be generated in our body in small amounts and must be obtained mainly from the diet. Blackmores Evening Primrose Oil is specifically targeted for women’s health because omega-6 fatty acids are the building block of a hormone-like substance such as prostaglandin, which is responsible for multiple hormone-like reactions including regulation of tissue inflammation and prevention of eczema. Low levels of GLA and omega-6 fatty acids can cause symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS) in women. The most common PMS symptoms are irritability, depression, mood swing, and fatigue. Blackmores Evening Primrose Oil contains the active ingredient 1000mg evening primrose oil(EPO).
Blackmores Executive B
Blackmores Executive B includes a combination of Vitamin B1(Thiamine nitrate), Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin), Vitamin B3 (Nicotinamide), Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid), Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine hydrochloride), Vitamin B9 (Folic acid), Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin), Biotin, potassium, and mineral magnesium and zinc. It is recommended for individuals who have a busy lifestyle because our body needs a higher number of vitamins and minerals during stressful periods. Nutrients including vitamin C, vitamin B6, vitamin B5, zinc, and magnesium are essential for maintaining adrenal function during stress. Vitamin B5 is known as an “anti-stress” vitamin because of its central role in adrenal function and cellular metabolism.
Blackmores Bio C
Blackmores Bio C contains citrus bioflavonoids extract that assists in improving absorption and utilization of vitamin C. Our human body does not manufacture vitamin C on its own, so it is obtained from our diet. Vitamin C is essential for the biological process including producing white blood cells and antibodies for immunity, manufacturing collagen that is found in cartilage, tendons, and blood vessels as well as wound repair.
Blackmores lecithin is extracted from soya beans. Lecithin is essential in maintaining the structural integrity of cell membranes, which control the movement of nutrients in and out of the cell. Besides, lecithin also assists in cell growth, regulation, and function of cells by assisting in communication between cells.
Blackmores glucosamine can be used in the treatment of osteoarthritis because it may help in relieving joint inflammation and swelling, improving the movement of the joint, and temporarily reducing the pain of osteoarthritis. This product contains 1890mg Glucosamine sulfate sodium chloride complex (equivalent to Glucosamine sulfate 1500mg). Glucosamine sulfate is a seafood-derived material thus it is not recommended for those with seafood allergies.
Blackmores Bio Ace Plus
Blackmores Bio Ace Plus contains a combination of Vitamin A, B1, B5, B6, B12, C, E, zinc, folic acid, selenium, and grape seed extract. Production of free radicals in our body due to pollutants, sun, stress, poor diet, alcohol, and some medication will lead to cell damage. Vitamin C, E, zinc, selenium, and grape seed are antioxidants that can reduce the risk of the cell damage caused by free radicals whereas Vitamin B6 and folic acid can improve antioxidant nutrients in the formula.
Blackmores Magnesium contains a combination of two different types of magnesium namely magnesium oxide and magnesium phosphate, Vitamin B6, which catalyze several enzyme systems in our body as well as vitamin D3, that helps in absorption of magnesium. Magnesium plays an important role in multiple cellular functions, especially those involving energy production and functioning of the body.
Blackmores Calcium + D3
Blackmores Calcium + D3 is a high dose calcium supplement containing 600mg calcium combined with 500IU vitamin D3, which can support bone mineral density and improve calcium absorption. This product can help to maintain healthy bones and muscles as well as bone density. It is not recommended for children under 12 years old.
Blackmores Garlic Oil
Blackmores Garlic Oil contains an active ingredient equivalent to 3g garlic per capsule. Traditional uses of garlic are to relieve chronic bronchitis, respiratory catarrh, recurrent colds, and flu because garlic is proven to have antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, antiprotozoal, and anti-parasitic properties.
Blackmores Grape Seed Forte
Blackmores Grape Seed Forte contains 100mg grape seed extract that is equivalent to 12g of dry grape seed. Grape seed extract is a source of plant flavonoid, known as oligomeric proanthocyanidins (OPCs), which helps in stabilizing capillary walls and restricting increases in capillary permeability. Grape seed extract also works in supporting collagen structures found in connective tissues, blood vessels, and capillary walls as well as preventing collagen destruction through reinforcement of natural cross-linking of collagen fibres. Grape seed extract is also a potent antioxidant that protects against cellular damage by free radicals.
Blackmores Bio Zinc Plus
Blackmores Bio Zinc contains a mixture of nutrients including zinc, magnesium, manganese, Vitamin A, and B6 in a capsule once daily. Zinc and vitamin A are essential in skin and tissue repair. Besides, zinc is also important in maintaining the proper function of the immune system, wound healing, and maintaining senses and healthy skin. Adequate zinc levels can maintain the health of the male reproductive system and produce healthy sperm. Vitamin B6 helps to boost the concentration of zinc and magnesium in body cells.
Blackmores Milk Thistle
Blackmores Milk Thistle is a traditional remedy for liver health. This product is recommended for those who want to improve their liver health because it promotes the regeneration of liver cells and protects against potentially harmful substances like alcohol. The main active component of milk thistle is flavonolignans known as silymarin, including silybin, silydianin, and silychristin. Silymarin activates the production of protein in the liver, causes more production of new liver cells to replace old and damaged cells.
Here are some frequently asked questions about Blackmores products in Malaysia. We will add more questions when they come.
The dose of each Blackmores product is different so always check the directions printed on the packaging or consult your pharmacist or doctor before consuming.
Blackmores products are usually recommended to be taken with food or after meals. Please check the directions before consuming, as different products may have different instructions for consumption.
Most of the Blackmores products are suitable for both vegetarians and vegans. However, there are exceptions such as Blackmores Glucosamine so make sure to check the ingredient list before purchasing any Blackmores product.
It is best stored at room temperature in a cool and dry place.