Antioxidant and Antiatherogenic Effects of Pomegranate

Stacy L. Haber, Pharm.D; Jamie K. Joy, Pharm.D; Roxanne Largent, Pharm.D


Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2011;68(14):1302-1305. 

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Pomegranate supplementation may be helpful in reducing blood pressure or enhancing antioxidant activity in patients who do not have a related allergy or contraindication. It may play a beneficial role in reducing stress-induced ischemia and in the treatment of hyperlipidemia. Additional investigation is needed to support its efficacy and determine its optimal dosage.


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