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Nutritional Profile of Wheat Germ Oil - Care Omnia Nutrition

We got 17 nutritional values in our nutrition profile for Wheat Germ Oil.

Nutrient content compared to all foods

When comparing its nutrient content to all foods in our tool we find that it ranks very high (Top 25) for eight nutrients.

Most notable of them being

Also, when compared to all foods, it ranks notably well (Top 100) for one additional nutrient:

Nutrient content compared to foods in the same category

A comparison between its nutrient content to foods in the same category (Fats and Oils) shows that it ranks first-rate (Top 10) for seven nutrients.

Most notable of them being

Additionally, a comparison to foods in the same category shows that it ranks quite high (Top 25) for two additional nutrients:

You can find these and more nutrient rankings below.

Table of Contents

Nutrient Content Of Wheat Germ Oil

The nutrient content of food is mainly divided into macro- and micronutrients.

Lipids (fats) are a major part of the macronutrients in your food.

Let's first take a look at a lipid (fat) profile to give you a sense of how the content of each type of fat compare to each other.

After that you'll find our detailed nutrient profile with all measured nutrients.

Lipid (fat) profile of Wheat Germ Oil

Lipids (fats), are divided into saturated and unsaturated fats. The unsaturated fats are then in turn divided into mono-, and polyunsaturated fats.

Figure 1. Lipid (fat) profile of Wheat Germ Oil

18.8%
15.1%
61.7%
Saturated
Mono
Poly

Percent of 100 grams of food. Values can differ from nutrient profile below due to rounding.

And now, let's look at the detailed nutrient profile!

Detailed nutrient profile of Wheat Germ Oil

Below we list all the nutrients that we have a measurement for. This is where you can find out what micronutrients there are in your food.

All nutrients are grouped together according to their type. Click on a nutrient type to show the individual nutrients. You can find other foods that contain the same nutrient by clicking on it.

If you can't find a specific nutrient, we recommend you go to our complete list of nutrients or try searching for it.

Nutrient Profile: Wheat Germ Oil

In food category: Fats and Oils

Fatty Acids (4)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Fatty Acids, total monounsaturated
15.1 g
4.3 g
124
248
Fatty Acids, total polyunsaturated
61.7 g
17.5 g
9
9
Fatty Acids, total saturated
18.8 g
5.3 g
68
147
Total Lipid (Fat)
100 g
28.3 g
1
1
Saturated Fats (3)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Myristic Acid (14:0)
100 mg
28.3 mg
75
1050
Palmitic Acid (16:0)
16.6 g
4.7 g
28
35
Stearic Acid (18:0)
500 mg
141.7 mg
152
1192
Monounsaturated Fats (2)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Oleic Acid (18:1)
14.6 g
4.1 g
114
234
Palmitoleic Acid (16:1)
500 mg
141.7 mg
32
484
Polyunsaturated Fats (2)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Linoleic Acid (18:2 n-6)
54.8 g
15.5 g
7
7
Linolenic Acid (18:3)
6.9 g
2 g
12
18
Fat-soluble Vitamins (2)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
alpha-Tocopherol
149 mg
42.2 mg
1
1
Phylloquinone
24.7 µg
7 µg
35
675
Other Micronutrients (2)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Choline
20 mg
5.7 mg
11
956
Phytosterols
553 mg
156.8 mg
3
4
Other (2)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Kcal (Energy)
884 kcal
250.6 kcal
6
9
KJ (Energy)
3,700 kj
1,048.9 kj
3
5
Figure 2. Nutritional profile of wheat germ oil with 17 nutrient values.

Foods Available Online

We searched Amazon for "Wheat Germ Oil" and found these products.

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Common Serving Sizes Of Wheat Germ Oil

Here's some of the different portion/serving sizes to get a sense of the weight.

Amount / MeasurementWeight in GrWeight in Oz
Tsp4.5 g0.2 oz
Tablespoon13.6 g0.5 oz
Cup218.0 g7.7 oz
Figure 3. Common serving sizes of wheat germ oil

1 Similar Fats or Oils

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Similar Fats and Oils 1 - 1

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Wheat Germ OilNo of
Nutrients
15
Figure 4. One similar fats and oils.

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