Astragalus (huang qi or milk vetch) is a plant that comes from the Leguminosae, a type of bean or legume. For thousands of years it has been regarded as an “immune system booster” used on its own and combined with other herbs to strengthen the body against disease. Ultimately, astragalus has antioxidants which protect cells against damage and may help protect the body from some diseases like diabetes and cancer, it can prevent free radical production in the body and stimulates the immune system. With its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties people also have used astragalus on the skin for treating wounds.
Astragalus may be a heart-friendly herb, being rich in antioxidants it has a diuretic effect which may lower blood pressure, and potentially cholesterol levels. It is also thought to widen your blood vessels therefore, increasing the amount of blood being pumped from your heart, and may help improve overall heart function and may reduce symptoms of myocarditis.
Seasonal Allergy Relief
Most people suffer from some form of allergy. Astragalus extract can help relieve symptoms and make everyday life more enjoyable. Studies have shown that 160 mg of astragalus twice a day can reduce runny nose and sneezing for people with seasonal allergies. While it's not a cure it has been known to help.
Boosts the Immune System
Used in this capacity for thousands of years, astragalus may help enhance your immune system, by fighting bacterial and viral infections, like the common cold.
Regulate Blood Sugar Levels
Astragalus root and the active compounds in it may help lower blood sugar levels for people with type 2 diabetes.
Improved Kidney Health
Astragalus may help your kidney health by improving the body’s blood flow and laboratory markers of the kidney. It can also potentially prevent infections in people who suffer from reduced kidney function.
Improved Chronic Fatigue
Astragalus when combined with other herbal supplements can help improve tiredness and boost strength for people who suffer from chronic fatigue syndrome.
Anti-Aging Capabilities and Antioxidative
Components in astragalus fight free radical damage and can prevent oxidative stress. As well, the positive effects on the brain and body.
Minimizes Scarring and Wounds on Skin
With all of the anti-inflammatory qualities that the astragalus herb contains, it has been used for many years to treat and repair tissue and is considered to be a natural product for healing wounds and anti-scarring.
*These statements have not been confirmed by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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Organically grown Astragalus Membranaceus
An herb taken from the plant Astragalus which is native to Asia. The root is yellow and is known to be one of the most important herbs in traditional Chinese medicine with health benefits such as anti-aging, immune-boosting, and anti-inflammatory effects.
Is safe for drinking and has been mechanically filtered to remove all impurities. It is also considered “treated water” which has been neutralized. This form of water is used in many ways including the production medications, and in the commercial beverage industry.
Kosher vegetable glycerin
Also known as glycerol or glycerine, is a clear liquid usually made from coconut, palm oils or soybean. It has a mild, sweet taste and has no odor.
Do not use if you take immune suppressing drugs. Do not use Astragalus if you have a fever, as it will suppress your ability to sweat.
Please consult with your doctor or health practitioner if you are taking other medications.
Possible Side Effects
Astragalus is safe and has few side effects. Minor side effects can include: A rash, runny nose, itching, nausea and diarrhea.
It is best to consult with your doctor or health practitioner before taking any supplement should be avoided if you have an autoimmune disease, are taking immunosuppressant drugs, are pregnant or breastfeeding.