Reishi Mushroom ‘The Mushroom Of Immortality’’ is traditionally regarded as the mushroom for liver and immune health. The Reishi Capsules from Mushrooms4Life contain a organic and pure extract of the fruit body of the Reishi mushroom, grown on Duanwood. The mushroom capsules each contain 400 milligrams of Reishi extract and no artificial additives, making it suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
60 capsules of Reishi, 400 mg of Reishi (Ganoderma Lucidum)
- Organic Reishi (Ganoderma Lucidum) fruiting body, *vegetable cellulose capsule (Hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose). *Non-organic
- This product is naturally gluten, dairy and soya free.
- Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
- 2 Capsules Provide:
- Organic Reishi (Ganoderma Lucidum) biomass 800 mg, Dual extracted (Combined hot water and ethanolic extracts), Containing a minimum of 30% polysaccharides and 2% triterpenes
What is Reishi (Ganoderma Lucidum) Mushroom?
Reishi mushrooms are a fungus, know as Ganoderma lucidum and Lingzhi. They grow naturally around the world , but can also be cultivated at home on a sand dust substrate.
The mushrooms is large dark red to brown in color. Reishi has a glossy look and a woody texture. The Ganoderma lucidum, grows kidney shaped. Reishi cultivated can take the shape of an Antler, and is called Antler Reishi.
The Reishi mushroom is internationally know for promoting health and longlivity, hence the name ‘ Mushroom of immortallity”
Within de Reishi mushroom are several molecules that can be responsible for the health effects. In a 2013 study active substances found in the G. lucidum were:
Polysaccharides, dietary fibers, oligosaccharides, triterpenoids, peptides and proteins, alcohols and phenols, mineral elements (such as zinc, copper, iodine, selenium, and iron), vitamins, and amino acids.
The benefits of Reishi are endless and it’s future role as a medicinal mushroom is a fact.
How to use Reishi Mushrooms capsules
Adults take 2 capsules, 1-3 times a day with or without food.
Mushrooms4life was founded by world renowned researcher and author Martin Powell as part of his mission to expand the availability of high quality organic mushroom supplements at affordable prices.
Mushrooms4life takes great care to use only the highest quality raw materials, carefully selected to deliver the full activity of each mushroom.
They never use any binders, additives, artificial ingredients or chemicals in their products and they source all the mushrooms directly from vetted expert growers so you can be sure you are getting the highest quality supplement with the most beneficial properties.
Do not exceed the stated recommended daily dose. This product should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet, and a healthy lifestyle. If you are nursing, pregnant or considering pregnancy, you should consult your healthcare practitioner prior to using this product.
Store in a cool, dry place out of direct sunlight. Keep out of the reach of young children.
reishi mushroom benefits – red reishi mushroom
One of the most important effects of the reishi mushroom is that it can boost your immune system (4Trusted Source).
While some details are still uncertain, test-tube studies have shown that reishi can affect the genes in white blood cells, which are critical parts of your immune system.
What’s more, these studies have found that some forms of reishi may alter inflammation pathways in white blood cells (5Trusted Source).
Research in cancer patients has shown that some of the molecules found in the mushroom can increase the activity of a type of white blood cell called natural killer cells (6Trusted Source).
Natural killer cells fight infections and cancer in the body (7Trusted Source).
Another study found that reishi can increase the number of other white blood cells (lymphocytes) in those with colorectal cancer (2Trusted Source).
Although most immune system benefits of reishi mushroom have been seen in those who are ill, some evidence has shown that it can help healthy people, too.
In one study, the fungus improved lymphocyte function, which helps fight infections and cancer, in athletes exposed to stressful conditions (8Trusted Source, 9Trusted Source).
However, other research in healthy adults showed no improvement in immune function or inflammation after 4 weeks of taking reishi extract (10Trusted Source).
Overall, it is clear that reishi impacts white blood cells and immune function. More research is needed to determine the extent of the benefits in the healthy and ill.
reishi mushroom tea – reishi mushroom powder
From field to cup, we make sure our teas deliver the benefits of these amazing plants. To deliver consistent high quality teas, we source organically farmed or organically wild-collected herbs from ethical trading partnerships, seeking out medicinal-grade plants. Only a small fraction of the world’s herb supply meets our high quality standards.
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