Astragalus 20% Extract
Boosts Immune System*
Tonifies Lungs & Spleen*
Supports Healthy Digestion*
What is Astragalus?Astragalus (known as Huang Qi or Radix Astragali in China) has been used traditionally for many years in Chinese medicines. In Western countries, it is recognized by several names such as Mongolian milk vetch, locoweed, and goat's-thorn. Astragalosides are a series of chemical compounds isolated from the Astragalus root and are used as a food supplement to alleviate weakness in people and to support infection. *
How could Astragalus Support My Health?Research suggests Astragalus may help support healthy blood sugar, kidney health, potent antioxidant activity, healthy cell production, healthy lung function, respiratory support and as an immune booster. *
Nutritive Facts and Bioactive ConstituentsAstragalus is rich in seleno-amino acids, dietary fibers, vitamins and organic minerals. Bioactive metabolites such as polysaccharides, sterols, tannins, resins, coumarins, saponins, alkaloids, phenols, terpenoids, volatile oils, and flavonoids are also found in rich quantities.
Suggested Usage / Dosage
The recommended dosage for this extract is 250 - 500 mg daily.
Interactions / Side Effects
Astragalus may interact with some medications. It is recommended to start with a lower dosage of this supplement. However, you should always consult with your doctor first before taking this supplement
Ideal Storage Conditions
Store this product in a cool dry place in a sealed container. Keep away from direct light and moisture. Once the package is opened, it must be sealed again and used within 6 months.
2-years from Date of Manufacture.
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