Herbal Information for Cordyceps Mushroom in Powder Form
Common Names: Cordyceps Mushrooms
Botanical Name: Cordyceps militaris
Other Names: Cordyceps Bioavailable Mushroom, Jin Shui Bao, Cordyceps Fungus, Cordyceps Biomass, Cordyceps Mycelium
Pin Yin Name: Dong Chong Xia Cao, Dong Chong Xia Liang
Other Ingredients: Grown on organic brown rice (full disclosure: the rice is not a filler but the medium on which the mushrooms grow).
Package Size: One Pound (1lb)
Dosage: Consult your healthcare professional for correct dosage.
Origin: United States
Brand: Myriad Mycology
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.
All About Cordyceps
Cordyceps militaris is a medicinal mushroom that has been used for over 5,000 years. It was highly recommended by ancient medical practitioners as the most beneficial for managing all illnesses. Cordycep mushrooms are well known as a nourishing tonic.
Athletes wanting to support energy and endurance levels commonly use cordyceps mushrooms. Athletes maintain high performance goals while using cordyceps mushrooms, and a healthy diet.
Suggested Use: Take 1 tsp. twice daily (can be mixed with water, juice or food). Servings per Container: 227.
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DetailsCurrent Stock:SKU: MM002Global Trade Item Number: 856935004046Manufacturer Part Number MM002Condition: NewAvailability: Ready to ShipWidth: 5.00 (in)Height: 10.00 (in)Depth: 3.00 (in)