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What does TX stand for?

TX stands for Thromboxane

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The basis of the concern about omega-6 fatty acids is that linoleic acid (the major omega-3 fatty acid in the diet) is converted in part to arachidonic acid, which is a precursor for pro-inflammatory eicosanoids such as prostaglandin E2, leukotriene B4, and thromboxane A2.
7 mmol/l, slowed heart rates by 7 beats per minute and decreased urinary thromboxane [B.
Plant-based product Dr Scurr's Zinopin can help to keep the blood circulating and reduce the production of thromboxane, which activates platelets in the blood responsible for clotting.
Unlike nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, bromelain may selectively inhibit proinflammatory thromboxane generation, shifting the ratio of thromboxane to prostacyclin in favor of the anti-inflammatory prostacyclin (Cell Mol.