Astragalus root (Astragalus membranaceus, Astragalus mongholicus) is safely used in herbalism as the premier qi tonic to promote healing, vitality, immune function, and a greater potential for being more energetic throughout daily activities.
What to Know About Taking Astragalus Root
Astragalus root is taken as a tonic to strengthen the physical body and the immune system by enhancing digestion and assimilation of anything else within the diet; it is also an effective adaptogen for stress-tolerance in adapting to good and bad stresses during daily activities.
Astragalus root promotes greater sustainable daily energy levels when taken with a complete diet and supplement program. It strengthens the immune system and promotes normal functioning of white blood cells for increased containment and removal of foreign materials, toxins, other organisms, and damaged and/or non-functioning parts of the body.
Astragalus root helps the body heal by assisting assimilation of oxygen, food, supplements, and herbs; it is recommended for those who are injured and slow-to-heal, tire-out easily, have physical weakness and get run-down easily.
Herbalism uses astragalus root for the following benefits: