60 vegan capsules
Ingredients per capsule: Cordyceps sinensis(250mg) with pro-biotics
Directions to use:
Adults and children over 12 years: 2 to 3 capsules twice daily
Children 6 to 12 years old: 1 capsule twice a day
Not recommended for children under 6 years old.
Nutritional Components: Beta-glucan, Cordycepic acid, Galactomannan, Steroids (natural), 3’-deoxyadenosine.
(Please note this product is NOT on the prohibited listed on The Drug free sport website)
Note: This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Bioactive properties and health benefits of Cordyceps:
- Cardio-vascular tonic - May increase the number of red blood cells (erythrocytes), that contain the pigment haemoglobin, this aids in transporting oxygen and carbon to and from the tissues, thereby enhancing physical endurance and resistance. Assists the performance of cardiac muscle and improves the vasomotor function (constriction and dilatation) by strengthening the blood vessels. Improves blood circulation.
- Anti-hypertension effect - Dilates (widens) coronary artery which increases blood flow. Plays a role as a calcium antagonist in lowering blood pressure and preventing angina pectoris and myocardial infarct.
- Anti-diabetes - Increases the secretion of insulin.
- Sex drive stimulant and Anti-impotence effect - Suppresses the phasic and tonic contraction of corpus cavernosum penis. Improves general sexual functions.
- Stomach and intestinal function tonic - Assists in preventing the formation of stress related stomach ulcer. Improves the function of digestive system.
- Kidney tonic - May prevents the toxic process in kidney. Stimulates nephro-detoxication.
- Liver protection - Prevents the formation of fibroid liver tissues. Reduces ascites (accumulation of liquid in abdominal area) caused by liver cirrhosis. May normalise the biochemical status of the liver (GOT and GPT liver function tests).
- Anti tumour effect - Can boost the function of a depressed immune system.
- Antioxidant properties - May assist in delaying the aging process by preventing the formation of peroxide lipids. Can improve memory and concentration. May prevent forgetfulness.
- Diuretic properties - Source of D-Mannitol, a sugar alcohol that is known as a usable osmotic diuretic agent. Can be effective in relieving brain oedema (excess of watery fluid collected in the cavities or tissues of the body), brain pressure and ocular accentuation.
Information provided by Medi Mushrooms South Africa (http://www.medimushrooms.co.za)