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Shiitake Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Glycemic Index / Load
Botanical Name
Lentinula Edodes
Hindi Name
Chinese Name
Hua Gu, Dong Gu, Dong Xun

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Action of Shiitake

Nutrients in Shiitake

Most Effective

Combines With

Taste of

Nature of


Parts Used

Whole Plant, Fungi

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Shiitake

It may cause Bladder Cancer.
Excess use may cause diarrhea and bloating.
Avoid it, in case you are suffering from any mushroom allergy.
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Shiitake is a fungal fruit.
It is perennial.
It grows in a humid climate.
It grows up to 15 Cm.
Best used for Cancer.

In TCM :
Shiitake : Xiang Gu


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Prepare a decoction, made of Maitake, Shiitake and Reishi Mushroom ( taken in equal proportion ) and one cup of water. Drink it two times a day.
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