$28.40 (as of January 24, 2018, 12:21 am)
Dragon Herbs He Shou Wu Extract Capsules
Concentration— He Shou Wu powdered extract is an 8:1 “pure yield” (100% natural) powdered extract of the highest grade Prepared Polygonummultiflorum tubers grown in the remote high mountains of Yunnan province, China.
Specifications— 100 capsules, 450 mg each
Precautions—He Shou Wu is considered to be a very mild and safe herb. Mild gastrointestinal disturbance, characterized by soft stool, is the only side effect associated with Polygonum multiflorum. However, moderate doses of processed He Shou Wu rarely result in such an effect. Should this occur, the herb may be combined with certain other herbs, and the problem can be eliminated. Consult your herbalist. Again, this side effect is rare.
Ingredient—He Shou Wu (Polygonum multiflorum) root extract (Organically Grown, Certified by ECOCERT).
Other Ingredients— Vegetarian capsules**, rice hull extract.
Usage—Take 3 capsules, 2 times per day or as directed by a healthcare professional.
He Shou Wu (pronounced huh — similar to English “huh”, but not as open — show woo) is one of the most popular and highly revered tonic herbs in Asian herbalism. He Shou Wu is the prepared tuberous root of Polygonum multiflorum, a plant that grows in the mountains of central and southern China. It shares the position as the primary essence (Jing) tonic of Chinese herbalism with the Goji berry.
Protects the Liver – Classically, He Shou Wu is considered a Liver tonic. Many studies now support He Shou Wu’s protective and function-regulating actions on the liver. Throughout our lifetime liver cells continually replenish themselves.
Helps Memory Functions – Dietary supplementation with either ethanol or water extracts of He Shou Wu can help maintain brain function and support learning and memory ability.
Enhances Immunity – He Shou Wu has been found to support fundamental immunological functions in mammals.
Blood Producing – He Shou Wu can supports the hematopoietic (blood producing) function of the body. It does this by directly promoting the blood generating hematopoietic stem cells.
Zinc – He Shou Wu contains zinc. The zinc content of prepared He Shou Wu is as high as 42 mg per 100 grams the herb. This is several dozen times higher than that of most herbs.