High Lignan Flax Seed Oil (Certified Organic) Description from Now
Flax Seed oil has seen a lot of attention recently, and for good reason. As a rich source of Omega-3 and -6 essential fatty acids, this 100% organic supplement gets its natural healing properties from its high concentration of EFA’s and lignans. This powerful duo has been used extensively to balance our immune systems inflammation response, normalize hormonal function, ease menstruation, promote healthy skin, dress minor wounds and burns, improve digestion, and boost energy. Completely safe to take daily, NOW Flax Seed Oil promotes sound health, one tablespoon at a time.
Serving Size: 15 mL
Servings Per Container: 23
Ingredient Amount % Daily Value**
Fat Calories 115
Total Fat 13g 20
Saturated Fat 1.4g 7
Poly-unsaturated Fat 8.1g †
Mono-unsaturated Fat 1.7g †
Vitamin A 100 IU 2
Lignans 16mg †
Omega 3 Fatty acids 6.5g †
Omega 6 Fatty acids 1.6g †
Omega 9 Fatty acids 1.7g †
** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
† Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients: Organic Flax Seed Oil (unrefined, non-GE), Organic Flax Particulate Matter (source of lignans), and a natural antioxidant blend of Rosemary Extract, Vegetable Oil and Ascorbic Acid.
As an herbal dietary supplement take one tablespoon (15ml) 1 to 2 times daily, preferably with meals. Suitable in salad dressing oil, sauces, peanut butter, yogurt and protein shakes. It can also be used in place of butter on rice, potatoes or toast. Gradually increase your intake if desired.
Because lignans have phytoestrogen and estrogen antagonist properties, they many affect the reproductive development of offspring. Pregnant and lactating women should consult with a qualified health practitioner before use.
warningWARNING: Consuming this product can expose you to chemicals including lead which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/food.