Lycopene is a potent antioxidant that protects the human body from several diseases. It is known to prevent cell damage and promote the production of healthy cells. The drug can be taken to prevent serious heart diseases, atherosclerosis (hardening) of arteries that may cause blockages. The medicine is also known to effectively protective against prostate cancer, breast cancer, severe deterioration of lungs and bladder and safeguards against the HPV (Human papilloma virus) infection that is responsible for uterine cancer.
Lycopene can also be a part of the treatment for cataracts or respiratory disorders like asthma. Lycopene is safe for diabetic patients. Lycopene is known to reduce the advancement of enlarged prostate. It lowers the risk of heart attacks. Another benefit of this Lycopene drug is that it can help to prevent yeast infections, especially vaginal. There is evidence of its effectiveness in the prevention of mouth candidiasis.
Along with its usefulness in the prevention of breast, prostate cancer, it plays a major role in hindering the growth of malignant kidney tumours or renal cell carcinoma. Lycopene has anti-inflammatory properties that are beneficial to the eyes as well, slowing the process of age-related deterioration of vision. It is also helpful in providing relief from pain to the patients of neuropathy.
Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Dietitian/Nutritionist before using this medicine.