It is not only useful in heart ailments but also helps in clearing away the blockage in the arteries.
It improves pumping activity of heart, cardiac muscle strength and decreases in bad cholesterol (LDL) levels and triglycerides in the blood.
It is used in coronary heart diseases, heart attack, reduces blood flow due to narrowed arteries and hardening of the arteries (atherosclerosis).
It promotes the opening or widening of blood vessels and hence, blood pressure reduction.
It reduces platelet aggregation and thrombus formation which helps reduction arthrosclerosis.
Its powerful antioxidant properties support the heart protective mechanism against oxidative damage.
It reduces plaque in coronary arteries (the arteries supplying blood to the heart) which can cause heart diseases.
It also plays an important role in acidity control and stomach ulcer healing.