Natures Way Astragalus Root. Used predominantly to boost immune function in those susceptible to repeated illness. Best not used during the acute stage but taken once initial symptoms are managed. Can be useful in cancer treatment in reducing secondary infections. 100 vegetarian capsules
RRP $34.95, healthy.co.nz price $29.95
Size100 Vegetarian Capsules
Astragalus is a herb that assists the body in managing stress. It also has antiviral, immune tonic, diuretic, digestive and circulatory stimulant properties. Astragalus has a wide and varied range of uses including allergies, chronic infections, candida, degenerative diseases, low energy and chronic fatigue, poor digestion, lowered immunity, convalescence and rebuilding after illness or injury, auto-immune disorders, depleted adrenal glands, cancers, glandular fever, pneumonia, hepatitis and many other serious or chronic conditions.
Recommendation: Three capsules, three times per day at mealtime.
Recovery: Three to four capsules four times daily.
For long-term use, dosage can be decreased gradually after eight weeks alternated with Korean (Panax) Ginseng every three to four weeks.
Used primarily for its deep immune tonic effects. Helps with stress, fatigue and for rebuilding the body following illness or injury. Can be used to assist in cases of allergies, chronic infections, degenerative diseases and for general strengthening of immune function.
Each vegetarian capsule contains 470mg of Astragalus (root) which has been harvested from the wild in Northern Africa. Gluten free. No sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, corn, soy, dairy products, artificial colours, flavours or preservatives.
Keep out of reach of children. Use with caution in pregnancy. Concurrent use of steroidal medications will need to be monitored. Traditional usage suggests that Astragalus is best not used alone during extreme acute infection, and best avoided in persons with skin disorders. Not recommended for people who are tense and severely congested.