Our Red Korean Ginseng capsules contain 500 mg of the finest six-year old Korean ginseng root. Korean ginseng is made from the root of the Panax ginseng plant, which is native to Eastern Asia and has a history that dates back 2,000 years. Used widely in China as a tonic, aphrodisiac and for rejuvenation. It stimulates the central nervous and respiratory systems, has been used for loss of appetite, for stomach and digestive afflictions arising from mental and nervous exhaustion. In traditional medicine, Ginseng acts as a tonic for general weakness with shortness of breath, cold limbs, sweating and loss of appetite.
Each Vcap™ contains:
Ginseng (Panax Ginseng) (6% ginsenosides) ............ 500 mg
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Hypromellose, magnesium stearate (VcapTM).
Directions: Adults, take 1 VcapTM daily with food or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Recommended Use: Traditionally used as a remedy for mental fatigue due to overwork.
Cautions and Warnings: Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you have diabetes, are taking anti-diabetes drugs or any other herbs with hypoglycemic effect, are taking immunosuppressant drugs, have bleeding conditions or are taking anticoagulant/antiplatelet drugs, have cardiac conditions, or are taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI). Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you have hypertension or if you have heat signs. Use with caution if you are taking stimulant drugs or herbal supplements, such as caffeine or ephedra. Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you have schizophrenia, if you are taking steroids, and/or are under antidepressant therapy. Do not use if you have hormone sensitive diseases/conditions, or if you are taking Warfarin. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not use together with "Trogopterus xanthipes" (wu ling zhi) or "Veratrun nigrum" (li lu). Do not drink tea or eat turnips as this may reduce the effect of Ginseng. If symptoms persist consult a healthcare practitioner. Do not use if you are about to undergo organ transplant surgery.
Adverse Reactions: Discontinue use if you experience insomnia.
No added yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, dairy, sugar, artificial colors, preservatives or animal products.