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Table 2 Fatty acid profile of botanical oils consumed by asthmatic subjects

From: Impact of botanical oils on polyunsaturated fatty acid metabolism and leukotriene generation in mild asthmatics

  %of Total Fatty Acids
Fatty acid Echium Borage
C16:0 7 6.7
C16:1 0.2 0.2
C18:0 4.1 3.3
C18:1 16.8 10.4
C18:2 n-6 18 24.6
C18:3 n-6 10.8 40.5
C18:3 n-3 28.7 0.1
C18:4 n-3 12.5 0.3
C20:0 0.2 0.3
C20:1 0.7 5.2
C20:1 0 0.3
C22:0 0 0.6
C22:1 0.4 3.8
C24:0 0 0.1
C24:1 0 3.1
Others 0.3 0.5
 Total 99.7 100