Solgar Astragalus Root Extract (SFP) Vegicaps 60
Sugar, Salt And Starch Free
Suitable For Vegans
Standardised Full Potency Astragalus Root Extract Vegicaps (Astragalus membranaceus) from Landys Chemist.
Astragalus contains naturally occurring flavonoids and polysaccharides. As a traditional Chinese herb, Astragalus is known for its goodness.
Solgar's Standardised Full Potency (SFP) Herbs are developed through a unique process that integrates the ideologies of both traditional herbalism and standardised herbal technology. To ensure consistent and reliable phytonutrient levels, they isolate controlled amount of these important active plant compounds. Then they blend these enhanced, "standardised" compounds with all of the components that occur naturally in the whole raw herb. The result is a potent, premium-quality standardised herbal extract with all of the synergistic and beneficial qualities found in nature.
Uses of Astragalus
Astragalus is a natural dietary supplement that may be used for various health conditions. For instance, it's used to treat the common cold, upper respiratory infections, fibromyalgia, and diabetes. Some proponents of astragalus use it for its heart benefits. They claim it may protect against heart disease. It's also used to help improve overall weakness.
Proponents also say astragalus stimulates the spleen, liver, lungs, circulatory, and urinary system. It's also used to treat arthritis, asthma, and nervous conditions as well as to lower blood sugar and blood pressure.