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Were you looking for information on Flaxseed Oil? Flexseed oil is a common misspelling of flaxseed oil.
 
Taken from the seed of the flax plant, flaxseed oil is a supplement that may promote heart health. The active component in the oil could help reduce inflammation and prevent blood platelets from sticking together. While side effects with flaxseed oil are not likely, high doses may cause diarrhea and loose stools.
 
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