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    Reason for taking: Cholesterol
    4/9/2014 11:32:22 PM

    Reviewer: gospace, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

    Brand Product: Other

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Fibers are supposed to help reduce cholesterol- tried taking several singly, none had any effect. Started with 1 heaping spoon of milled chia and milled flaxseed, one rounded spoon of pectin and psyllium, one slightly rounded spoon of guar gum. Cholesterol dropped from 234 to 181 in 6 months. DO NOT start taking these amounts all at once, esp the guar gum. You will have severe gas pains and/or dia ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Cholesterol
    1/20/2014 8:38:11 AM

    Reviewer: Birtha, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    1 tablespoon ground flaxseed. Seemed to help improve cholesterol and omega 3 some but but omega 3 to omega 6 ratio still not good. Then end joint of each big to began to swell. I stopped ground flaxseed, aspirin, and niacinamide use and swelling improve but didn't go completely away. Started taking flaxseed again with no increased joint problem until I started with flush version of niacin(200 ... Show Full Comment

    Reason for taking: Cholesterol
    1/5/2014 2:00:18 PM

    Reviewer: works, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    was taking fish oil. Did not work as well as flax seed oil.

    Reason for taking: Cholesterol
    10/9/2011 8:35:25 PM

    Reviewer: Journe, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Just started 1 1/2 weeks ago, back later. Doc recommended instead of my Fish Oil because she thought fish oil too contaminated with toxins and not always steady. Anyway, right now, going slow. I sprinkled 2 tablespoons on my breakfast cereal..it is sold in bulk at organic type market.

    Reason for taking: Cholesterol
    9/23/2011 1:52:56 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I just started taking ground flaxseed for high cholesterol per my doctor. It gives me gas but will see if helps to lower my cholesterol.

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