Grapefruit has an overall uplifting an reviving effect making it valuable in states of stress. May well have a balancing action on the central nervous system. Has been said to be euphoric and slightly hypnotic.
Due to its cleansing effect on the kidneys and vascular system grapefruit may be an aid in drug withdrawal.
May be beneficial for those on weight reducing diets as it stimulates the bile secretion helping with digestion of fats.