Do Maitake Mushrooms help with hypertension? - Cannabotech

Do Maitake Mushrooms help with hypertension?

Asked 3 years ago

Can they lower blood pressure if I have high blood pressure? What about if I don't have high blood pressure?

Samuel Njoroge

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

In recent years, the popularity of maitake mushrooms is increasing, mainly because of their supposed therapeutic benefits.

Studies suggest that it may potentially manage hypertension and related issues. Beta-glucan, a major sugar component in maitake mushrooms, may help reduce the amount of Low-Density Lipoproteins (bad cholesterol).

Although the study was conducted on rats, these anti-hypertensive and anti-diabetic properties may manage high blood pressure in humans.

Before you start your regimen, it's important you visit your physician to learn about dosage, risks, and the best delivery method.

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