Artichoke has been used traditionally as food and as a medicinal herb for its diuretic and digestive properties. Artichoke leaves are used by many in connection with gastrointestinal complaints stemming from bile deficiency (in the liver and gall bladder), as well as to stimulate appetite and diuresis. The results of several clinical investigations suggested that artichoke extracts are useful when used in connection with hepato-biliary dysfunction and digestive complaints, such as sensation of fullness, loss of appetite, nausea, and abdominal pain. Artichoke also has powerful antioxidant activity.
Helps to lower LDL or bad cholesterol and increase HDL or good cholesterol.
Helps to reduce triglycerides, total serum cholesterol.
Has diuretic properties - useful in kidney disease.
Increases bile flow and lover function - used in connection with cirrhosis.
Helps abdominal pain, heartburn, bloating.
Artichoke 400 mg
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