Arjuna bark extract can significantly reduce blood pressure and favorably modify lipid profile. It might also have antioxidant properties and may be beneficial for cardiac as well as overall health.

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Our study was undertaken to observe the effect of Terminalia arjuna on total platelet count, lipid profile, clinical parameters in patients of coronary artery disease (CAD) and their usefulness in the same patient group. Materials and Methods: One hundred patients having CAD were selected and randomised to study group (to receive Arjuna Chhal Powder) and control group (not receiving any medication). After the therapy of 1 month with Arjuna Chhal Powder, patients of both study and control groups evaluated for body weight, blood pressure, pulse rate, total platelet count and lipid profile.

Benefits :

 improve cholesterol levels in people with heart disease.

 Diabetes person improve HbA1c, which is a measure of average blood sugar.

 Heart failure.within 2 weeks along with heart failure drugs improves symptoms. Larger-scale, longer-term studies are needed to determine the role of Terminalia, if any, in the treatment of heart failure.

 High levels of cholesterol or other fats (lipids) in the blood (hyperlipidemia). 

 Osteoarthritis. Research shows that taking Terminalia along with turmeric and Boswell reduces pain and stiffness in people with osteoarthritis.