Organic Linseed Oil Ph. Eur. (virgin)
Organic Linseed Oil Ph. Eur. (virgin) and Its Use in the Pharmaceutical Industry
The organic linseed oil ph. eur. (virgin) is rich in omega-3 fatty acids, which are used in the pharmaceutical industry as a vegan alternative to fish oil capsules. In addition, the omega-3 fatty acid alpha-linolenic acid is said to have an analgesic and anti-inflammatory effect when used externally in ointments and creams. Used internally, the linolenic acid in organic linseed oil ph. eur. (virgin) is said to help maintain normal cholesterol levels.
The flax plant was used as early as the Middle Ages, for example, to care for knight’s armor or to insulate half-timbered houses and used as linen in clothing.
We obtain the organic linseed oil by cold pressing the seeds of the linseed plant from the golden seeds.