The constituents of astragalus root are immunostimulant polysaccharides, beta-sitosterol, flavonoids, trace minerals and especially selenium.
Astragalus root is valued for its healthy immune function, supporting the heart, helps to fight the common cold and diabetes. It has antioxidant effects that inhibit free radical production. It is used for a wide range of things others include, upper respiratory infections, fibromyalgia, improves overall weakness and helps against heart disease.
It is known to stimulate the spleen, liver, lungs, circulatory systems and the urinary system. Studies and thousands of years worth of rich history in Chinese and Asian cultures provide valuable evidence for treating arthritis, asthma, nervous conditions, lowers blood sugar and blood pressure.
WARNING: Side effects may include rash, skin irritation, nasal symptoms and/or upset stomach. It is recommended to consult a healthcare professional before usage.