Folic Acid may reduce the risk of Heart Attack:
In the case of High Blood pressure Folic acid can reduce the risk of the Heart Attack. It has revealed in recent research and study. According to the research, use of enalapril is good for the treatment of hypertension; however the use of folic acid with enalapril will be more effective than enalapril.
Folic acid has been shown to effectively lower levels of the amino acid in the blood called homocysteine. Recent years, a growing body of human evidence has suggested that higher than normal levels of homocysteine levels will be the independent risk factor for the heart disease and can lead the heart attack.
According to the published Journal of the American Medical Association, Folic Acid treatment may be effectively reduces the risk of heart attack. During the Study, 20 thousand people were involved, who had high blood pressure problems but never got heart attack problem. Between May 2008 to August 2013 during this study, some people were given jointly enalapril and Folic Acid together and some other people were given just enalapril. During this research we found that there was significant reduction in heart Attack who was taking combined enalapril and folic acid.
However, there is also some study revealed that taking too much folic acid for long time might causes serious side effect.
There are several foods which contain naturally high folic acids like leafy vegetable such as spinach, broccoli and lettuce, okra, fruits like bananas, melons and lemon, beans, mushrooms meat, orange juice and tomato juice.
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