OPC (Oligomeric Proanthocyanidin)
Proanthocyanidins have demonstrated antioxidant activity and are believed to play a role in the stabilization of collagen and maintenance of elastin-two critical proteins in connective tissue that support organs, joints, blood vessels, and muscle. For chronic venous insufficiency (caused by damaged valves in the veins carrying blood to the heart), varicose veins, spider veins, and severe blood clotting and may also help keep veins and other blood vessels from leaking. Good for arteriosclerosis (a build-up of fat deposits in the arteries). It lowers down bad cholesterol level (LDL) and increase HDL good cholesterol. It is also effective for slowing retinopathy diabetes, the gradual break down of the retinas in the eyes.
Useful in relieving a number of conditions including vision difficulty, chronic venous insufficiency, stroke, varicose veins, cancer (breast, prostate and colon cancer), premenstrual syndrome, dental cavities, asthma, hyper-acidity, UTI, acute rhinitis, sinusitis, diabetes, psoriasis, cataract, alzheimer’s and parkinson’s disease, toxic goiter and variety of circulatory disorders.