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An Overview of Mangiferin: A Phytochemical with Potential Cardiovascular and Anti-Inflammatory Benefits
Mangiferin (Mangifera indica) is a natural compound found in the bark, leaves, and stem of the mango tree that is gaining attention for its potential health benefits. This xanthonoid is known for its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, making it a promising supplement for a variety of health concerns. One of the most promising potential uses of mangiferin is in improving heart health. Studies have shown that the compound may be able to reduce the formation of plaque in the arteries and improve endothelial function. A study published in the Journal of Pharmacological Sciences found that mangiferin improved the cardiovascular function in...