Customer Reviews

* FTC Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed by contributors of the product reviews are their own and not necessarily those of Netrition.com. These reviews should not be taken as recommendations but rather customer opinions of the products that they may or may not have used. Furthermore, Netrition.com makes no warranty or representation, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or sufficiency of the information contributed by outside sources, and assumes no responsibility or liability regarding the use of such information. Netrition.com does not warrant the performance, effectiveness or applicability of any materials listed or linked to on Netrition.com.

  • 21 of 23 people found the following review helpful
    5/5 May 28, 2007
    Reviewer: Christopher in Louisiana
    * As a regular consumer, I wanted to determine which of the CLA manufactures offers the best deal. To make this determination I divided the “cost” by the amount of “CLA grams” in each manufacturers product. The result is price per gram of CLA. NOW’s 180 softgels came out to $0.125 per gram of CLA. Primaforce’s 180 softgels came out to $0.127 per gram of CLA. And, NOW’s 90 softgels came out to $0.139 per gram of CLA.

    Since each manufacturer stipulates a different daily dosage it is hard to tell which offers the best deal. To get around this problem I used 3.4 grams/day as the daily dosage. Research results have proven that this is a statistically significant dosage level at which the research results were said to be attributable to more than random chance. [Blankson H, Stakkestad JA, Fagertun H, Thom E, Wadstein J, Gudmundsen O. (December 2000). "Conjugated linoleic acid reduces body fat mass in overweight and obese humans.". Journal of Nutrition 130 (12): 2943-2948.]

    Using 3.4 grams/day as the daily dosage, one could expect to spend the following per month:

    $12.74 for NOW’s (180 softgels) is $0.125 per gram of CLA; $12.94 for Primaforce Max CLA is $0.127 per gram of CLA; $14.15 for NOW’s CLA (90 softgels) is $0.139 per gram of CLA; $15.30 for Horizon’s Tonalin CLA 1000 mg is $0.150 per gram of CLA; $22.29 for PBL’s CLA Plus w/ Clarinol is $0.219 per gram of CLA; $22.65 for Kaizen’s Clarinol CLA 1000 mg is $0.222 per gram of CLA; $24.01 for Prolab’s CLA is $0.235 per gram of CLA; $28.26 for AST’s CLA-1000 is $.0277 per gram of CLA; $28.64 for EAS’s CLA is $0.281 per gram of CLA; and Tonalin CLA-1000 was not considered because it does not define the amount of CLA in its softgels.

    This review is specific to CLA
    Was this review helpful to you? Yes  No

  • 3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
    5/5 July 29, 2008
    Reviewer: stacie in Connecticut
    * I have been using this for about a month and notice a difference in fat weight loss and muscle build. I am following a low carb diet and using this as one of my supplements and find it effective so far.
    This review is specific to CLA
    Was this review helpful to you? Yes  No

  • 2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
    5/5 February 02, 2012
    Reviewer: James in Florida
    * This stuff works! If you eat clean and exercise you will see results with this product.
    Was this review helpful to you? Yes  No

  • 5/5 September 23, 2013
    Reviewer: Lila in Connecticut
    * This is better than Muscle Pharm CLA. When I took the MP CLA I could tell it was being "wasted". Don't underestimate NOW, they are pretty d@mn good! Keep it pumpin!
    Was this review helpful to you? Yes  No

Netrition® is a registered mark of Netrition, Inc. Products and companies referred to herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies or mark holders. Images/Data © Copyright 1996-2016 Netrition, Inc. and/or its content providers. All rights reserved. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, proxy cached or otherwise used, without written permission of content owners.
Disclaimers: * No claims found on our web pages or in print have been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. No claim or opinion on these pages is intended to be, nor should be construed to be, medical advice. Please consult with a healthcare professional before starting any diet or exercise program. Netrition and its associates are not responsible for product claims made by manufacturers on this web site. Netrition, Inc. is not responsible for typographical errors. Prices and information on these pages are subject to change without notice.