Medicinal: Studies have shown notable Antioxidant Activity, Anti-Fenton Reaction Activity / Copper-chelating and absorbing capability, Bowel function benefits, GI function / Antioxidant, Estrogenic activity, Dioscorin / Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition / Antihypertensive, Cholesterol lowering, Cytokine-Mimetic property,Disocorin / Cytokine Expression / TLR4-Signaling Pathway, Estrogenic effect in menopausal women, Bone-Protective Effect, Hypo-Triglyceridemic Effect, Renal Protective / Hepatoprotective effects.
From Philippine Alternative Medicine
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