What are MCTs?

Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCTs) are a healthy source of saturated fatty acids that provide a wide range of health benefits for the human body. MCTs are can be found in multiple sources but MCT oils are typically made from coconut and palm kernel.

Medium chain triglycerides, also known as Medium chain fatty acids are made up of Caproic acid (C6:0), Caprylic acid (C8:0), Capric acid (C10:0), and Lauric acid (C12:0).

What are Ketones?

Ketones are a byproduct that the body produces when fat is being broken down and utilised as energy.

What is Ketosis?

Ketosis is a metabolic process that occurs when the body uses fat as a primary source of energy. This usually occurs when the body does not have enough glucose to utilise as energy.   

What is the difference between Qetomax C8 MCT oil and other MCT oils?

Most MCT oils contain a mix of Caprylic acid (C8:0) and Capric acid (C10:0). Qetomax C8 MCT oil contains 99.6% Caprylic acid (C8:0) which is the most efficient chain of fatty acid for maximum benefit and results.

What are the benefits of using Qetomax C8 MCT oil?

  • It provides instant energy
    The consumed MCT oil is instantly converted into ketones boosting your energy levels. The result of this increased physical endurance and increased concentration.
  • Rapidly burns fat and uses it as fuel
    The fat burning process increased almost immediately.
  • Its great pre-workout
    Enhances physical performance & mental alertness without having to use caffeine or pre-workout supplements meaning you will not suffer from jitters or the tingling sensation that can often occur with these pre-exercise supplements.
  • Tasteless and odourless
    Easy to mix in with protein shakes, smoothies, foods and beverages.
  • NON-GMO, Paleo & Vegan friendly
    Paleo, vegan & gluten-free with no synthetic additives so it can be added to many diets.

  • It's great for your digestive system
    Qetomax is a high purity MCT oil and is great for balancing bacteria within the gut. This means that your ability to absorb vitamins and minerals from the foods you eat could improve.
  • Hormone balancing
    Studies have show that MCTs have been proven to provide hormonal benefits.

How long will it take to feel the benefits of MCT oil?

The benefits can place after a few minutes after consumption. The key to feeling these benefits is getting the dosage right which will be different for each individual. 

Who should use MCT oil?

MCT oil is great for a wide range of use. Below are just some of the reasons for people to use MCT oil:

  • Individuals looking to improve performance, alertness and clarity of thought during long working hours.

  • Both amateur and professional athletes who want to increase their energy levels, endurance and recovery.

  • Anyone looking to boost their metabolic rate.

  • Individuals who are on a ketogenic diet or anyone who is looking to start a ketogenic diet.

What is the best time to take MCT oil?

If you are looking to increase your physical performance, take it at least 35-55 minutes before a workout or strenuous activity. If you use it as part of a daily balanced diet, take in the morning or with meals during the day.

Is MCTs oil safe?

Yes, MCT oil can contribute to maintaining a healthy balanced diet. Medium Chain Triglycerides have a great reputation and have been been used to aid treatment for patients in the past. Healthy saturated fats from plants can contribute to a healthy balanced diet.

Can I use MTC oil as a cooking oil?

  1. It is not safe to use most MCT oils as a cooking oil due to its low smoke point.

Can I mix MCT Oil with other supplements?

Yes, it is safe to mix with foods and beverages including coffee, protein shakes and smoothies