Reishi mushroom may help with
High blood pressure
Leaky gut syndrome
Supports organs and systems
Nutrients found in Reishi mushroom
Notes about Reishi mushroom
Reishi may cause dry mouth or upset stomach when used for more than three months.
May cause dizziness, dry mouth, nose bleeds and abdominal upset. Not recommended for those taking anticoagulant medications.
Reishi protects the liver.
It is a supreme deep immune system tonic. It has strong carcinogenic properties and is rich in a number of complex phytochemicals.
Reishi is also an analgesic: it can relieve pain for a wide variety of conditions. It is an antiinflammatory that is effective in treating stiff necks, shoulder aches, and other joint problems.
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* This information is intended only as a general reference for further exploration, and is not a replacement for professional health advice. This page does not provide dosage information, format recommendations, toxicity levels, or possible interactions with prescription drugs. Accordingly, only use this information under the direct supervision of a qualified health practitioner such as a naturopathic physician.