Astragalus root is an important “Qi tonifying” adaptogen that may provide energizing and strengthening effects to balance all systems in the body. Traditionally known as “The Great Protector,” Astragalus is highly valued as an immune tonic that may support and enhance the body’s innate and adaptive immune system.
Astragalus membranaceus is considered one of the most important herbal tonics in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). It has been used throughout Asia for thousands of years and is highly valued for its ability to strengthen the primary energy of the body. Astragalus root extract may be an excellent tonic for athletes and performers for increasing physical energy, strength and endurance. Astragalus may also be a superb lung tonic. It supports the Lung Qi which may help assist and maintain the respiratory tract and mucous membranes integrity, fighting off invading airborne pathogens.