What is it about?

A sedentary lifestyle has evoked a high risk of cardiovascular (CV) disease, diabetes, and obesity, all of them with high morbimortality rates and with a common denominator, hypertension.

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Why is it important?

the aim of this review was to provide an in-depth analysis of the use of plant-derived bioactives for the effective management of hypertension.


The knowledge of these bioactive compounds is important in developing countries where traditional medicine is the majority, but it can also give rise to new approaches in hypertension therapy.

habilitated doctor, chemist Monica BUTNARIU
University of Life Sciences "King Mihai I" from Timisoara

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This page is a summary of: Plant-food-derived bioactives in managing hypertension: From current findings to upcoming effective pharmacotherapies, Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry, January 2023, Bentham Science Publishers,
DOI: 10.2174/1568026623666230106144509.
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