Lignans

The lignans are a group of chemical compounds found in plants. Lignans are one of the major classes of phytoestrogens, which are estrogen-like chemicals and also act as antioxidants.

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Secoisolariciresinol diglucoside

Flaxseed (Linum usitatissimum)
Sesame Seed (Sesamum indicum)

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