A group of cardiac patients were divided into two groups.
While another group received statin drugs plus pomegranate juice, the first group on statin drugs only. In the drugs only group, the arterial wall thickened by 9 a year while the drugs plus pomegranate group showed a 35 reversal in arterial wall thickening. Whenever as indicated by the experts, pomegranates support the function of nitric oxide, that is involved in the constant repair of the cells that line the arterial walls.
Antioxidant, pomegranate was shown to reduce the oxidative status of the bad cholesterol by a whopping 90percent.