Healthwell Astragalus contains a high-dose extract of astragalus root, with 50% polysaccharides. Astragalus belongs to the group of adaptogenic plants that contribute to mental adaptability. One capsule contains 500 mg of astragalus extract, and the recommended dosage is 1-2 capsules per day in periods.
- Astragalus membranaceus 20:1
- 50% polysaccharides
- Adaptogen root
What is astragalus good for?
Astragalus is a root that has long been well known in Eastern cultures. There are many different types of astragalus, where Astragalus membranaceus is one of two varieties used as a health food. Astragalus has many interesting properties, and the amount of polysaccharides can be seen as an indicator of the amount of active substance. Healthwell Astragalus contains a high-dose extract of astragalus root, with 50% polysaccharides. One capsule contains 500 mg of astragalus extract, which is equivalent to 10 grams of root.
What are the benefits of astragalus?
Astragalus has been used in the Chinese tradition as a natural remedy for many thousands of years, as a general strengthening, beneficial and balancing substance for the body. Astragalus has appeared in many modern scientific studies and above all has been linked to the immune system.
Astragalus belongs to the adaptogenic plants. Adaptogens are so-named, as they are said to help our mental ability to adapt to different situations.
Dosage and side effects of astragalus
Astragalus rarely has side effects in connection with normal use. However, those with a medical condition should always consult a doctor before use. As astragalus is an adaptogenic root, it is recommended for use over limited periods, with a short break. The recommended dosage is 1-2 capsules per day, with a break of about 2 weeks after 2-4 months.