- Traditionally used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to tonify the lungs and used for frequent colds
- Whole herb
For more than 2000 years, Chinese herbalists have valued Astragalus for its adaptogenic properties, as well as for its ability to tonify the body's "vital force" known as the Qi. More recently, Astragulus has been found to support healthy immune function through numerous mechanisms. Non-clinical studies using Astragalus have demonstrated it can support the healthy production of and activity of specialized white blood cells.
Adult Dosage: Take 2 capsules 3 times daily with meals.
Each capsule contains:
Astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus) (Dried Root) 500 mg
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Capsule (gelatin, water), Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source), Stearic Acid (vegetable source).
Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have an auto-immune disorder or are pregnant or breastfeeding. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, do not use in cases of exterior excess, Qi stagnation, damp obstruction, food stagnation, Yin deficiency with heat signs, or skin lesions in their early stages or where there is a heat toxin.