The New Wonder Drug - Punicalagin

dak By dak, 1st Nov 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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Punicalagin is a Extract from pomegranate.It is the"biggest breakthrough" in natural medicine since aspirin.

Pomegranate Extract Punicalagin

Pomegranate fruit is round in shape about 2.5″ to 5″ in diameter, with many seeds inside. The flesh covering the seeds is edible. It is green outside when raw but turns to a bright eye-catching red when fully ripe. The taste is sour and sweet. Pomegranate benefits are plenty. Pomegranate juice contains the maximum antioxidant compared to other juices, red wine and green tea. New extracts are derived from the seeds, skin and pith of the pomegranates fruit which were previously thrown away earlier. A pomegranate extract punicalagins is marketed under the name Pomella.

Punicalagin a fruit extract from the pomegranate fruit is making a big wave in pharamacuiical industry recently industry, similar to discovery o f aspirin from willow trees in 1829.It is described as Swiss Army Knife” for health application as it offer remarkable health benefits like improving heart health, lowering blood pressure, treating inflammation, enhance sexual dysfunction and is a as strong cancer suppressors which may reduce the risk for prostate cancer, colon cancer, and lung cancer. Pomegranate has been shown to reduce the uptake of plaque into arteries, lower cholesterol, and turn on genes that burn fat thereby reducing the risk for diabetes and helping weight loss.Punicalagins have potent anti-fungal activity against Candida albicans.It has anti-microbial properties – anti-viral, anti-fungus that helps in the reduction of LDL cholesterol to make the body’s cardiovascular system healthy. Lessens the effect of menopause and inhibits atherosclerosis.Punicalagins play a role in osteoarthritis and prostate health.

Punicalagins are tannins, large polyphenol compounds.Punicalagins are 100% water-soluble water soluble and have high bioavailability. They are known to hydrolyze into smaller polyphenols such as ellagic acid . They are shown to possess a high absorption rate of up to 95%. It is powerful antioxidant that can break-up into smaller polyphenols that are absorbed into the body and extensively metabolized.


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author avatar Steve Kinsman
3rd Nov 2011 (#)

Good information well-presented. Thank you dak.

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