14. Neuro Protective effect

Several studies have shown gamma oryzanol to be as effective as many drugs in reducing objective, systemic effects of stress. Normalization (ratherthansuppression) of the autonomicnervous system is the proposed mechanism of action of gamma oryzanol in reducing stress.

1. A joint Study by university of Kentucky,USA and university of Catania Italy has revealed that Oryzanol( which is a Ferulic Acid Ethyl Ester) has therapeutic ability to protect body from oxidative stress-related neurodegenerative disorders like Alzheimer.

- Source:- Journal of Neurochemistry International 48 (2006) 318–327