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Grape seed extract contains proanthocyanidins (OPCs). This is the beneficial aspect of red wine.

Benefit

  • decrease platelet aggregation, increase platelet-derived NO release, and decrease superoxide production
  • decrease total cholesterol and LDL levels significantly
  • strong antioxidant activity, antibacterial, antiviral, anticarcinogenic, anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic, and vasodilatory actions.
  • inhibit lipid peroxidation, platelet aggregation, capillary permeability and fragility

Risks

  • May contains salicylates. Some people are sensitive to salicylates. For one person's experience see

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