Frequently Asked Questions About MegaRed® Krill Oil

Where does MegaRed® Krill Oil come from?

MegaRed® Krill Oil is sustainably sourced from tiny crustaceans called krill that thrive in the frigid waters of the Antarctic.

What are the benefits of taking MegaRed® Krill Oil?

General krill oil benefits include a higher Omega-3 Index, which can help support heart health. Clinical studies have shown taking MegaRed® Krill Oil once daily can significantly increase your Omega-3 Index in just 30 days.

How often should I take MegaRed® Krill Oil?

For optimal heart health benefits, MegaRed® Krill Oil should be taken daily.

What makes MegaRed® Krill Oil better than fish oil?

While both contain heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids, MegaRed® Krill Oil is carried in phospholipid form, so it’s easily absorbed by your body resulting in no fishy aftertaste. MegaRed® Krill Oil is one small softgel and contains astaxanthin, a powerful antioxidant naturally found in salmon and other seafood.

What makes MegaRed® the smarter krill oil choice?

• MegaRed® Krill Oil is sustainably sourced from Antarctic krill.
• MegaRed® contains astaxanthin, an antioxidant naturally found in salmon and other seafood.
• MegaRed® Krill Oil comes in one small, easy-to-swallow softgel.

Are there any krill oil side effects?

Overall, krill oil is safe when used as directed. People with seafood allergies and women who are pregnant or nursing should consult a doctor before taking a krill oil supplement.

What is MegaRed®?

MegaRed® is a brand of supplements dedicated to helping you support heart health. Our products are sustainably sourced and scientifically crafted to deliver a tiny, but powerful way to get your heart-healthy Omega-3 fatty acids—because we care about your heart as much as you do.

Where can I buy MegaRed® Krill Oil products?

MegaRed® Krill Oil products are available online and in-store at many national retailers. For a complete list, check out our store finder.

How can I contact MegaRed® for more information?

We’re happy to answer any other questions you might have. Please contact us by email.

If you’d like to speak to someone directly, please call our Toll-Free Product Help Line: 1-800-228-4722.


Krill Oil
vs. Fish Oil

MegaRed® Krill Oil
  • 1 easy-to-swallow softgel per day
  • No fishy aftertaste
  • From the pure waters of Antarctica
Fish Oil
  • Bigger pills
  • Unpleasant aftertaste
  • Sometimes from deep-ocean-farmed fish
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How MegaRed® Works

Learn the science behind krill oil and discover what makes MegaRed® an effective source for heart-healthy Omega-3s.