Flaxseed

Flax (Linum usitatissimum) is a food and fiber crop that is native to Europe, Asia, and the Mediterranean.

Effectiveness

Diabetes: Flaxseed rates as a possibly effective herbal remedy for diabetes.

Breast Pain (mastalgia)Flaxseed rates as a possibly effective herbal remedy for breast pain.

High Blood Pressure (hypertension)Flaxseed rates as a possibly effective herbal remedy for high blood pressure.

Safety

Flaxseed rates as likely safe when used orally.