It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Alternative Medicine Message Board

Flax seed oil -- suggestions?

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-29-2005, 03:10 PM   #1
Senior Veteran
rouge's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 870
rouge HB User
Flax seed oil -- suggestions?

I just got some flax seed oil and can you say YUCK! Any suggestions on how I can get this stuff down? I almost threw up just trying to drink it fast.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 07-29-2005, 03:59 PM   #2
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 4
rmkmsie HB User
Re: Flax seed oil -- suggestions?

You sure it wasn't rancid in that case? Did you keep it refrigerated? Flax seed oil goes rancid easily.

Old 07-31-2005, 10:07 AM   #3
Senior Veteran
rouge's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 870
rouge HB User
Re: Flax seed oil -- suggestions?

I don't think so - I tried it when I first opened it. It was just oiliy like drinking olive oil. Which I really love but would not want to drink it straight. KWIM?

Old 07-31-2005, 01:35 PM   #4
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 489
notpain HB User
Re: Flax seed oil -- suggestions?

I put 2 tablespoons of freshly ground flaxseed (you can by flaxseed and grind it in a coffee grinder) in my breakfast shake each morning. It adds texture, but by the time I add the berries, the cashew butter, protien powder, etc. I can't even taste the stuff. I also add olive oil or co**** oil (which I like the taste of in the shake) sometimes. So try putting it in a supplement shake or mixing it with something you do like. I eat a lot of things I don't like this way, by burying it with foods I do like.

Old 08-01-2005, 10:39 AM   #5
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 1,423
sneezydiva HB User
Re: Flax seed oil -- suggestions?

I with you, I can't drink the stuff. I buy the capsules, they are huge, but much easier to get down.

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
flax seed advice needed please... delia Vitamins & Supplements 1 08-29-2008 12:02 PM
Has anyone got relief from eating ground flax seed? Rickhard Arthritis 15 12-02-2005 08:09 AM
Ground flax seed is the most dynamic, health promoting food on earth Rickhard Alternative Medicine 50 02-06-2005 05:00 PM
Pain meds and flax seed versus flax seed oil injured betty Back Problems 0 01-19-2005 10:35 AM
what / how can i add flax seeds / flax oil to my diet? TrippingAsIGo Alternative Medicine 16 08-21-2004 04:42 PM
flax seed supersuperninja Diet & Nutrition 8 08-06-2004 10:44 PM
Ground Flax Seed lainosuta Acne 3 08-01-2004 10:50 AM
My wife gets best diabetes number in ages[139] after eating boiled ground flax seed Rickhard Diabetes 2 07-07-2004 07:02 PM
Want to try flax, any suggestions? rdaviso78 Weight Loss 8 12-02-2003 11:28 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:01 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2016 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!