Flax is an annual plant cultivated for its fiber, which is used in making linen. Flaxseed and its oil are used in herbal remedies.
Photographs of this herb.
Herbazest - Flaxseed
Gives a detailed explanation on flaxseed's medicinal uses, as well as information on the plant, its history, and consumption.
Loyola Medicine: Flaxseed
Factsheet including warnings, side effects and interactions.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center - Flaxseed
Includes information on uses, constituents, and mechanism of action.
NCCIH - Flaxseed
Offering an introduction as well as the side effects involved with this herb.
NewCROP - Linum usitatissimum
History, uses, growth habits, and cultural practices.
UMMC - Flaxseed
Provides an overview, precautions, and possible interactions with flaxseed. Supporting research is also available.
Whole Health Chicago
Health benefits, uses, and dosage information.
Provides extensive information on the uses, history, and production of the herb (also known as Linum usitatissimum).
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