2. Effect On Hypertension

a. A Human Clinical Study by Indian Council of Medical Research has found the blend of Rice bran oil and Sesame oil in the ratio 80:20 to be really effective in reducing Hypertension and when this blend was coupled with popular medicine for Hypertension nifedipine, it showed even better results.The researchers believe this effect is mainly due to antioxidants present in the blend-- sesamin, sesamol and sesamolin in sesame oil, and oryzanol in rice bran oil.

- Source:- A Hindustan Times Newspaper report published on 23 September, 2012