What is Melrose MCT?
On the standard ketogenic diet, you consume less than 50 grams of total carbs per day. In short, MCT oil is a powerful supplement when you're following a low-carb, high-fat diet.
Coconut derived medium chain triglycerides are easily absorbed and converted in the liver to ketones which help fuel the brain and body for mental and physical performance. Ketones allow the body to produce energy from good fats rather than from sugar and carbohydrates. Our MCTs are derived from organic coconut oil in the Philippines and come from sustainable farms. Free of palm oil.
MCTs aren't digested and absorbed in the same way as normal dietary fats, instead they are easily digested and processed in the liver, providing immediate fuel rather than being stored as fat in the body. They have been researched extensively for their many benefits that include: