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Linseed Oil (Flaxseed Oil) Summary

Description: The fixed oil obtained from the dried ripe seed of linseed, Linum usitatissimum (L. Linaceae). It is used as an emollient in liniments, pastes, and medicinal soaps, and in veterinary medicine as a laxative. It is also called flaxseed oil. (Dorland, 28th ed)

Also Known As: Flaxseed Oil; Oil, Flaxseed; Oil, Linseed; Linseed oil

Networked: 145 relevant articles (14 outcomes, 27 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Linseed Oil is Relevant

  1. Inflammation : 1 outcome 4 studies in 12 results
  2. Insulin Resistance : 1 outcome 2 studies in 5 results
  3. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 1 outcome 1 study in 13 results
  4. Atherosclerosis : 1 outcome 1 study in 10 results
  5. Breast Neoplasms (Breast Cancer) : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results
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Drugs Related to Linseed Oil

  1. Apolipoproteins E (ApoE)
  2. alpha-Linolenic Acid (Linolenic Acid)
  3. Corn Oil (Oil, Corn)
  4. olive oil
  5. lard
  6. Cholesterol
  7. Mineral Oil (Liquid Paraffin)
  8. Isoproterenol (Isoprenaline)
  9. Omega-3 Fatty Acids (Omega 3 Fatty Acids)
  10. secoisolariciresinol diglucoside
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Therapies Related to Linseed Oil

  1. Surgical Instruments (Clip)
  2. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
  3. Renal Replacement Therapy (Therapies, Renal Replacement)
  4. Transplants (Transplant)
  5. Nephrectomy
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