Category Archives: Cardiovascular

Pycnogenol Cholesterol Benefits

One study investigating Pycnogenol’s influence on CVI found an unexpected benefit: healthy cholesterol support. In the study, 40 patients took either 600 mg of horse chestnut seed extract or 360 mg of Pycnogenol every day over four weeks. At study’s end, researchers found … Continue reading

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Study: 300 mg Pycnogenol for Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI)

Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is a circulatory problem in which leg veins struggle to pump blood back to the heart due to faulty valves. This causes blood to pool in the legs and feet, which can increase permeability of capillaries … Continue reading

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Study on Pycnogenol for Microcirculation

Some clinical studies with human subjects have investigated how Pycnogenol may help with circulation in the capillaries, which are the body’s smallest blood vessels. Capillary health is important because these tiny blood vessels play a role in delivering oxygen, blood and nutrients … Continue reading

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