Astragalus Root Astragalus membranaceus
Country of Origin: China
Astragalus membranaceus is one of the 50 fundamental herbs used in traditional Chinese medicine. Astragalus membranaceus has a history of use as a herbal medicine used in systems of traditional Chinese medicine and Persian medicine. In traditional Chinese medicine A. membranaceus has been used to reinforce qi and strengthen the superficial resistance, and promote the discharge of pus and the growth of new tissue.
Safety: May increase or diminish the effects of pharmaceutical drugs. Check with your doctor if you have diabetes or other chronic condition for which you take medications.