Astragalus F.I.T.T - Dragon Herbs 60grams
By Dragon Herbs
Astragalus root ranks as one of the most potent health tonics in the world. Astragalus membranaceus is used in traditional tonic herbalism to strengthen the primary energy of the body and to strengthen all metabolic, respiratory and eliminative functions.
As an energizer, astragalus is famed for its strengthening effects on the outside of the body, in particular to the musculature and skin. Astragalus has long been considered a major tonic for athletes and those who work hard physically. It helps relieve fatigue and is used by athletes around the world for strength.
Most importantly, however, Astragalus is rated as one of the world’s premier immune tonifying (regulating) substances, and is considered in the Orient as a quintessential protective super tonic herb. Astragalus, like many of the major tonic herbs, has a very complex constituent profile. Primarily, the active constituents of astragalus consist of triterpene glycosides, polysaccharides and flavonoids. Astragalus also contains numerous amino acids, trace elements and various other components.
Hundreds of studies seem to support the potent immune modulating activities of astragalus root. It is routinely used in Asia to promote a strong immune system and has significant anti-inflammatory action. Astragalus has also been show to improve male fertility by improving sperm motility.
Astragalus has long been considered a major tonic for athletes and those who work hard physically. It helps relieve fatigue and is used by athletes around the world for strength.
The polysaccharides found in Astragalus are also extremely potent immune enhancers. These polysaccharides are similar to those found in Maitake, Reishi mushroom and other immune enhancing herbs.
Dragon Herbs FITT™ Astragalus Granules make a tea that has true astragalus flavor and action.