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What are the other names for flaxseed oil supplements?

On the label, flaxseed oil supplements may contain the Latin name of the flax plant, Linum usitatissimum, as well as several other possible names. These include alpha-linolenic acid, alasi, brown flaxseed oil, common flax oil, golden flax oil, kattan, keten, lin, lin commun, huile de lin, Linum crepitans, ta ma, tisii, saatlein, malsag, omega-3 fatty acid, and other names.

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