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Flax Seed Oil Side Effects

Side Effects of Large Doses of Flax Seed

Flax seed and its byproducts have very few side effects. However, it is important not to over use this product. Because of its high volumes of ALA, it poses a potential cancer risk if taken in excess (see Alpha Linolenic Acid and Prostate Cancer).

Uses of Flax Seed
Health Benefits of Flax Seed
Side Effects of Flax Seed