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Cataplex® F Tablets

Introduced in 1934

Product # Content Price
4150 90 Tablets $14.00
4200 360 Tablets $45.00

Cataplex® F supports the body’s inflammatory response function as it relates to periodic challenges like consumption of high-fat foods or strenuous activity.*

  • Flaxseed is a natural source of omega-3 fatty acids from plants.
  • Provides lipids for the formation of eicosanoids
  • Promotes healthy skin and hair
  • Contains iodine for thyroid support
  • Supports the metabolism of fats*
How does flaxseed oil support health?

Flaxseed is the richest plant source of the health-promoting omega-3 fatty acid known as alpha-linolenic acid (ALA).1 Flaxseed oil is derived from the flax plant, Linum usitatissimum (which means “very useful”). It is one of the oldest crops known to humanity and has been cultivated since the beginning of civilization.2 The use of flaxseed oil, also known as linseed oil, to promote health has been mentioned in the works of Hippocrates, Qantes, and Dioscorides, as well as in medieval books on medicinal herbs in Asia and Europe.3

The ALA provided by flaxseed oil cannot be made by the human body.4 Consumption of flaxseed oil in a study of healthy older adults resulted in beneficial lipid profiles.5 Additional studies indicate that ALA from flaxseed supports heart health6 and increases levels of a protein called brain-derived neurotrophic factor, or BDNF, that promotes growth of new neurons and survival of existing neurons.7 In animal studies, dietary ALA reduces aggregation of platelets, resulting in improved blood flow.8*

How does iodine support thyroid health?

Iodine is an essential component of the thyroid hormones thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3), and because these thyroid hormones are required for life, adequate intake of iodine is also essential for life.9 Lack of sufficient iodine intake results in inadequate thyroid hormone production, which in serious cases can result in neurological damage.10*

  • 1. Goyal A, Sharma V, Upadhyay N, Gill S, Sihag M. 2014. Flax and flaxseed oil: an ancient medicine & modern functional food. J Food Sci Technol. 51(9):1633–1653.
  • 2. Ibid.
  • 3. See note 1 above.
  • 4. Avelino APA, Oliveira GMM, Ferreira CCD, Luiz RR, Rosa G. 2015. Additive effect of linseed oil supplementation on the lipid profiles of older adults. Clin Interv Aging. 10:1679–1685.
  • 5. Ibid.
  • 6. Rodriguez-Leyva D, Bassett CMC, McCullough R, Pierce GN. 2010. The cardiovascular effects of flaxseed and its omega-3 fatty acid, alpha-linolenic acid. Can J Cardiol. 26(9):489–496.
  • 7. Hadjighassem M, Kamalidehghan B, Shekarriz N, Baseerat A, Molavi N, Mehrpour M, Joghataei MT, Tondar M, Ahmadipour F, Meng GY. 2015. Oral consumption of α-linolenic acid increases serum BDNF levels in healthy adult humans. Nutr J. 14:20.
  • 8. Holy EW, Forestier M, Richter EK, Akhmedov A, Leiber F, Camici GG, Mocharla P, Lüscher TF, Beer JH, Tanner FC. 2011. Dietary α-linolenic acid inhibits arterial thrombus formation, tissue factor expression, and platelet activation. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 31(8):1772-80.
  • 9. nstitute of Medicine. 2001. Dietary Reference Intakes for Vitamin A, Vitamin K, Arsenic, Boron, Chromium, Copper, Iodine, Iron, Manganese, Molybdenum, Nickel, Silicon, Vanadium, and Zinc. National Academies Press, Washington, DC.
  • 10. Ibid.

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Since 1929, Standard Process has been the visionary leader in whole food nutrient solutions. We apply systems thinking to holistic nutrition that empowers practitioners to transform lives. Dedicated to the whole food philosophy of our founder, Dr. Royal Lee, our goal is to carry on his mission to provide nutrients for the body that are as close as possible to how they are found in nature.

Our products include foods that are prepared in a way that safeguards their nutritional value. The majority of these ingredients are grown locally on our certified organic farm and may require chopping, dicing, juicing, and/or drying for use in our products. The resulting whole food ingredients are then added to a formula that may include whole food extracts, animal tissue extracts and concentrates, botanicals, whole food isolates, and synthetic ingredients. These highly complex combinations contain a variety of elements designed to trigger trophic effects that support the body’s healthy balance and wellness.*


Suggested Use: One tablet per meal, or as directed.

Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Tablet Servings per Container: 90 or 360
Amount per Serving %DV
Calories 1  
Vitamin B6 0.8 mg 40%
Iodine 95 mcg 60%
Proprietary Blend: 275 mg Calcium lactate, defatted wheat (germ)†, carrot (root)†, sweet potato†, bovine prostate†, bovine liver†, magnesium citrate, oat flour†, bovine orchic extract†, bovine liver fat extract†, flaxseed oil extract†, para-aminobenzoate†, vitamin E (sunflower), ascorbic acid, and sunflower lecithin†.

†Daily Value (DV) not established.

Other Ingredients: Honey, glycerin, arabic gum, calcium stearate, prolamine iodine (zein), and pyridoxine hydrochloride.

Please consult the actual product label for the most accurate product information.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.