Astragalus Root by Nature’s Sunshine
Chinese astragalus root has been used to optimize immune function and as an immune system tonic. In Asia, astragalus root is sold in dry slices up to a foot long. In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) texts astragalus was said to tonifying the spleen, blood and chi. In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), astragalus is one of the most popular tonic herds and has been in use for thousands of years. The herb has a sweet taste with warming tonic properties. In TCM, the herb is said to be particularly suited to active people for increasing stamina and support of the immune system.