Olive (Olea Europaea) Leaf Extract Effective In Patients With Stage-1 Hypertension: Comparison With Captopril
Notes for this study:
|Number of Subjects
||Obese, Overweight, Underweight
500mg of olive leaf extract twice daily was as effective as Captopril at 25mg daily (50mg used at 2 weeks if needed) over an 8 week period for reducing blood pressure and had a small reducing effect on triglycerides.
Funding issues for this study:
Supported by PT Dexa Medica and Frutarom Switzerland Ltd; no other disclosed patents or conflicts of interest