In this Article
- What other names is Flaxseed Oil known by?
- What is Flaxseed Oil?
- How does Flaxseed Oil work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Flaxseed Oil.
Allergic reactions have occurred while taking flaxseed oil, and also in workers processing flaxseed products.
Do not use flaxseed oil if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You have a condition which makes you more likely to bleed.
- You are scheduled for surgery in the next two weeks. Flaxseed oil might increase the risk of bleeding.
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