Who should not take omega-6 fatty acid?

You should not take omega-6 fatty acid if you have a seizure disorder. The supplement can cause seizures in people who suffer from this condition. You should also not take omega-6 fatty acid if you are pregnant, as the drug can cause harm to the unborn baby and start labor early. People who take certain medications, like anesthetics, should not take omega 6 fatty acid, as the drugs can cause harmful side effects, like seizures, when mixed. In addition, if you are at risk of developing prostate cancer, you should not take omega-6 fatty acid, since the supplement has been linked to prostate cancer.

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