Name: Astragalus

Latin name: Astragalus membranaceus

Family: Fabaceae

Parts Used: Root

Taste: Slightly sweet

Energetics: Warming

Key actions: Adaptogen, immunomodulator, hepatoprotective, neuroprotective


           Use caution if on immunosuppressant medication.

            Avoid use if pregnant (controversial)

Astragalus supports the body’s adaptability, allowing for the avoidance of over exhaustion and collapse. She strengthens and restores the immune, cardiovascular, and respiratory systems. Astragalus protects the liver and protects cellular components of the body from oxidative damage. *
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