Restores and enhances vital energy, builds stamina and endurance, aids mental and physical performance. Highly regarded adaptogen, modulates immunity, relieves stress. Also known as Siberian ginseng, it grows as a hardy shrub, with soft prickles up the stem and finger-like leaves. The root is harvested after four years of growth, but the older the better. Relieves jet lag, aids sleep. Avoid use with digoxin.
Part used - root
Dosages - Tincture - 60-100 drops 1-4 times daily
Standard infusion - up to three cups daily
Syrup/honey - 1 tablespoon 3-4 times daily
WARNING! May cause overstimulation and if so, discontinue use.
Enhances efficacy of mycin-class antibiotics.