Astragalus is a herbaceous perennial plant of the pea family. It grows well in China, Mongolia and Korea.
Astragalus is both an Adaptogen
, meaning it provides holistic health to an individual, makes body resistant to stress and diseases and is an Antioxidant
, cures Heart disease and regulates the level of Cholestrol.
Astragalus is a good Immunity booster.
Astragalus strengthens the body Resistance and builds Stamina. It increases the WBC's count to shield the body. This enhances the Immunity level of the body and protects it against disease.
Acts as an add- on to Cancer
therapies. So, it is a useful complementary treatment during Chemotherapy and reduces the side effects of Chemotherapy like lack of appetite, fatigue, Liver damage. It tends to protects the destruction White Blood Cells due to Chemotherapy.
Astragalus aslo inhibits the growth of Cancer cells. It reduces the toxic effects and the Liver damage
caused by Chemotherapy radiation. It makes Cancer medication treatment more effective. The patient recovers faster.
Astragalus is effective in Aplastic Anemia
. In this condition, Bone Marrow doesn't make enough new blood cells. Astragalus improves Blood count and helps generate the mature blood cells in the body and aids in lowering the Blood sugar.
Also known for improving Cardiovascular
When you feel Nasal Congestio
n accompanied with Chronic Cough
, it is a clear indication of Common Cold. Take Astragalus and feel better ! All your Respiratory Disorders like Asthama, Bronchitis and Sinusittis can be cured by this herb.
The herb is known to bolster all the metabolic, Respiratory and eliminative functions and also, the Primary energy of the body and has superb Healing power.
Acts as a wonderful Energizer
for both, the young and the elderly.
Persistent use of Astragalus is therefore used to protect the body and this rightly made the herb to be labeled as the Great Protector.
The herb improves the function of the Skin
thus, eliminates the toxins. Widely used to aid sores in the Skin to fester and thus, heals sores more quickly. The herb is also known to have a diuretic action and relieves excessive sweating.
Are you suffering from Liver problems ? It is used as a general tonic to protect the Liver. For Chronic Hepatitis ? Don't worry. Astragalus is a very good remedy. It cures all Liver related problems.
For Cardiac Disorders, Astragalus will benefit you!! It helps in severe heart diseases. It lowers Chloesterol
level, improves Circulation after a Heart attack and protects the tissue.
Astragalus is quite a robust remedy at healing Sickness
, and has Antibacterial properties which makes the herb suitable to handle and prevent diseases like :
Respiratory Tract Infections
One of the best natural Antiviral herbs it is. Increases the resistance of body to Infection. Helps to deal with Stress and Fatigue ( Specially for sports person ; as it helps the body to better use oxygen and as it is an adaptogen, also adjusts the body o physical stress as well )
Helps the Heart and Liver
Astragalus improves the Heart functions in an individual. Regulates the Blood pressure. Also, pretty beneficial for patients with chronic Viral Hepatitis.
Astragalus is a significant herb used to lower the acidity in stomach, this improves the digestion and also leads to a quicker elimination of waste. Thus, cures constipation.Methods of Administration. How to takeTincture.
The best and the most potent method of consuming Astragalus is to Tincture it.To learn how to make your own Tinctures Click hereDecoction:
Make a tea.
Put l/2 teaspoonful of the powdered root in a cup of water. Boil it. Simmer for l0 minutes. Drink three times a day.Chew:
The root may be chewed as such.