There are over 2,000 types of astragalus worldwide. The part of the plant used medicinally is the 4-7 year old root that is harvested in the Spring. Astragalus contains flavonoids, polysaccharides, amino acids, trace minerals, and many other constituents that benefit the body.See All Products
Below we've broken down the main functions of our Astragalus and the benefits it can provide.
Astragalus has been shown to be effective in helping treat symptoms of seasonal allergies.
The major components of Astragalus, polysaccharides, flavonoids, and saponins, act as potent antioxidants. Astragalus has also been shown to improve celluar health.
Astragalus may reduce runny nose, sneezing, and itching; making it beneficial for seasonal allergy and lung health. Some studies have shown it can help support a healthy liver.
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2. Huang WM, Liang YQ, Tang LJ, Ding Y, Wang XH. Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects of Astragalus polysaccharide on EA.hy926 cells. Exp Ther Med. 2013;6(1):199-203.View Source