Nature’s Sunshine Astragalus
Size: 450mg 100c
The root of the herb Astragalus has been traditionally used for making medicine. It has properties that is beneficial for a number of ailments.
It is used to support and boost the body’s immune function particularly during convalescence.
1) Assist with recovery after stressful time or during convalescence
2) Assist in alleviating the symptoms of hayfever
3) Assist in recovery of kidney diseases
4) Protects the heart against oxidative and free radical damage
5) Strengthens vitality
6) Stimulates the immune system
Astragalus contains several beneficial compounds that have health-protecting benefits. These include saponins, sterols, isoflavones and polysaccharides, and they may help to minimize free radical damage to membranes. Astragalus promotes the production of stem cells in bone marrow and lymph tissue and encourages their development into active immune cells. It also enhances the body’s production of immunoglobulin and stimulates macrophages. Astragalus can help activate T cells and natural killer cells. It appears to help trigger immune cells from a “resting” state into heightened activity. Astragalus has also been used as a tonic to build stamina. Ancient Chinese texts record the use of astragalus for tonifying the spleen, blood and chi.
Astragalus membranaceus (Astragalus) root powder 450mg
Adults – Take 3 capsules with a meal three times daily