Reishi mushroom is a fungus. The above-ground part and portions of the below-ground parts are used as medicine. Reishi mushroom contains chemicals that to have activity against tumors (cancer) and beneficial effects on the immune system.
Uses & Effectiveness:
High levels of cholesterol or other fats (lipids) in the blood (hyperlipidemia). Reishi mushroom does not seem to lower cholesterol in people with diabetes, high blood pressure, or high cholesterol.
Alzheimer disease. Early research shows that taking reishi mushroom powder does not improve memory or quality of life in people with Alzheimer disease.
Enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH). Men with enlarged prostates often have urinary symptoms. Taking reishi mushroom extract can improve some urinary symptoms such as the need to urinate often or immediately.
Tiredness in people with cancer. Early research shows that taking reishi mushroom powder reduces tiredness in people with breast cancer.
Noncancerous growth in the large intestine and rectum (colorectal adenoma). Early research shows that taking reishi mushroom extract can reduce the number and size of these tumors.
Heart disease. Early research shows that taking reishi musroom extract (Ganopoly) reduces chest pain and shortness of breath in people with heart disease.
Diabetes. Most research shows that taking reishi mushroom extract doesn’t improve blood sugar control in people with diabetes.
Genital herpes. Early research shows that taking a mixture of reishi mushroom and other ingredients helps reduces the time needed for herpes outbreaks to heal.
Swelling (inflammation) of the liver caused by the hepatitis B virus (hepatitis B). Early research shows that taking reishi mushroom (Ganopoly) reduces how much of the hepatitis B virus is in the body. This product also seems to improve liver function in people with this condition.
Cold sores (herpes labialis). Early research shows that taking a mixture of reishi mushroom and other ingredients reduces the time needed for cold sores to heal.
High blood pressure. Taking reishi mushroom doesn’t seem to lower blood pressure in people with only slightly high blood pressure.
Lung cancer. Early research shows that taking reishi mushroom does not shrink lung tumors.
Nerve pain caused by shingles (postherpetic neuralgia). Some people report that hot water extracts of reishi mushroom decrease pain when conventional treatment does not work.
A sexually transmitted infection that can lead to genital warts or cancer (human papilloma virus or HPV).
Swelling (inflammation) of the main airways in the lungs (bronchitis).
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).
Long-term kidney disease (chronic kidney disease or CKD).
Shingles (herpes zoster).
Presentation: 100 g – 400 g Doypack.
Storage conditions: Keep the package closed in a cool and dry place. Do not expose to direct sunlight.
Storage term: 24 months. Manufacture date is indicated on the packing.
Certified product. The product is not a medicine