Effective Home Remedies for Cholesterol

Effective Home Remedies for Cholesterol


  • Garlic - Garlic is made up of amino acids, vitamins, minerals, and organosulfur compounds such as allicin, ajoene, s-allylcysteine, s-ethylcysteine, and diallylsulfide. These sulphur compounds are said to be the active ingredients that lend therapeutic properties to garlic. It was also found to have a positive effect on the blood pressure and the antioxidant potential of blood. Consuming 1/2 to 1 garlic clove daily could reduce your cholesterol level by up to 9%.
  • Green Tea - Green tea is a rich source of polyphenols. These compounds provide immense health benefits to the human body. Green tea has the highest concentration of polyphenols associated with not only lowering LDL Cholesterol but also increasing HDL Cholesterol.
  • Fenugreek seeds -  Fenugreek seeds are rich in Vitamin E and possess antidiabetic, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties. Saponins found in fenugreek help remove cholesterol from the body and its fibre helps reduce the synthesis in the liver. 1/2 to 1 teaspoon of fenugreek seeds daily is recommended.
  • Gooseberry - Gooseberry is one of the richest sources of Vitamin C and phenolic compounds in addition to minerals and amino acids. Daily intake of Gooseberry not only reduces bad cholesterol levels but also reduces the damage due to oxidation.

Share with Friends on Social Medias