Benefits of flaxseed oil include healthy cellular membrane function, cytokine balance to support cellular signaling, cognitive and neuronal health, emotional well-being, vision support, healthy lipid metabolism, and blood flow.*
Flaxseed oil provides ALA Omega-3 fatty acids, which are often low in the American diet. Studies have shown flaxseed oil has anti-inflammatory, immunological, minor antiplatelet and chemo preventative effects and a range of beneficial actions within the cardiovascular system.* Flaxseed oil has high concentration of ALA, while fish oil provides high concentration of EPA and DHA.
Flaxseed oil is derived from the seeds of the flax plant (Linum usitatissimum).
Potential Side Effects or Precautions
Precautionary measures should be taken for those with hypersensitivity to flaxseed/linseed, prostate cancer, and pregnancy and lactation.
Consult a physician if pregnant or lactating. When taking any dietary supplement, it is highly advised that you consult your physician.
Potential Drug Interactions
When taking any dietary supplement, it is highly advised that you consult your physician.