It is possible to obtain a synergistic effect from the benefits of green tea & Ganoderma lucidum mainly due to the amount of active compounds known to possess each of these functional foods, drinks enabling this powerful antioxidant mixture rich in active compounds and are capable beneficially regulate our metabolism, favoring control our weight in the healthiest way, and also preventing and helping to fight diseases like cancer.
Green tea is known to contain high amounts of polyphenols called catechins, which can boost weight loss, catechins help stimulate the body to burn calories, affecting the accumulation of body fat also catechins in green tea contain properties anti-inflammatory and anticancer.
Independently it is known that Ganoderma lucidum has antitumor activities, immunomodulatory and immunotherapeutic according to some studies on polysaccharides compounds, terpenes and other isolates of Ganoderma lucidum body. Antitumor mechanisms probably due to a combination of different factors: inhibition of angiogenesis (formation of arteries that supply the tumor); induce and augment natural and spontaneous destruction (apoptosis) of tumor cells. Has also been suggested that blocks and stops the migration of cancer cells, slowing metastasis. It is also used to reduce or eliminate the side effects of radio and chemotherapy, when used before, during and after treatment and found to clinically reduce the effects of hair loss, nausea, vomiting, stomatitis, sore throat, loss of appetite and insomnia.