Herbal Information on Astragalus Root in Bulk Cut Form
Common Name: Astragalus Root
Botanical Name: Astragalus membranaceus
Pin Yin Name: Huang Qi
Channel/Meridians: Lung, Spleen
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Form: Certified Organic Cut and Sifted (Shredded Form)
Package Size: One Pound (1 lb.)
Dosage: Consult your healthcare professional for correct dosage.
Brand: Starwest Botanicals
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Do not use with drugs such as cyclophosphamide which is often used by transplant recipients.
Astragalus Root Properties
- Slightly Warm
- Benefits the Cardiovascular System
- Regulates Normal Blood Sugar when used with diet and exercise
- Supports Immune System
- Components of Astragalus are: Saponins, Flavonoids and Polysaccharides
Astragalus root is an herb which can be used as a single herb or in combination with other herbs.
Astragalus root combines well with:
- Echinacea Root
- Echinacea Herb
- Goldenseal Root
- Codonopsis Root
- Ginseng Root
- Eleuthero Root
- Burdock Root
- Schisandra Fruit
- Bai Shao Root
- Gan Cao - Licorice Root
- Reishi Mushrooms
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Manufacture's statement: Laboratory Analysis
Our professional staff continuously monitors product quality to ensure customer safety and satisfaction. Retained samples from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification. Starwest utilizes not only our in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee our analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.
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DetailsCurrent Stock: 2SKU: 209140-31Global Trade Item Number: 767963090195Manufacturer Part Number 209140-31Condition: NewAvailability: Usually ships in 1 business dayWidth: 3.00 (in)Height: 5.00 (in)Depth: 5.00 (in)