Skip to main content

Table 1 Composition of krill powder

From: Chronic treatment with krill powder reduces plasma triglyceride and anandamide levels in mildly obese men

  % Content in
  in powder 4 g krill powder (mg)
Proteins 34.0 1360
Total lipids 61.8 2472
Triglycerides 31.5 1260
Total PLs 25.4 1016
Total omega-3 13.7 548
Total omega-6 1.4 56
Saturated FAs 17.9 716
Total PUFAs 15.6 624
Total MUFAs 13.2 528
EPA 6.7 268
DHA 3.3 132
  1. DHA: docosahexaenoic acid; EPA: eicosapentaenoic acid; FA: fatty acids; MUFAs: monounsaturated fatty acids; PLs: phospholipids; PUFAs: polyunsaturated fatty acids.