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People who have high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or atherosclerosis may benefit from using pomegranates medicinally. Some research has shown that pomegranates contain several medicinally active components, some of which are antioxidants. These antioxidants can help to slow down the progression of atherosclerosis and reduce the amount of cholesterol produced in the liver. Pomegranates can also help to lower blood pressure by relaxing the blood vessels. Possible side effects of pomegranates include allergic reactions and swelling of the mouth or throat.
 
(To read more, click Pomegranate. Among the topics covered in this article are how pomegranates work, what to tell your healthcare provider prior to using pomegranates for medicinal purposes, and what to do if you think you may have overdosed on pomegranates.)
 
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