Is an extraordinary nootropic contains hericenones and erinacines - two special compounds that can stimulate the growth of brain cells. Lion’s Mane is shown to reduce symptoms of memory loss, and prevent neuronal damage caused by amyloid-beta plaques, which accumulate in the brain in Alzheimer’s patients.
Has been used for centuries in Siberia and other parts of Asia as a medicine to boost immunity and improve overall health. Some evidence suggests that chaga extract supports immunity, prevents chronic inflammation in the body and brain, lowers blood sugar levels and reduces cholesterol.
Also known as Ganoderma lucidum or lingzhi. There are several molecules, including triterpenoids, polysaccharides and peptidoglycans, that may be responsible for its health effects, especially supporting the immune system and brain health.These include reduced fatigue and depression, as well as improved quality of life. One study examined its effects in 132 people with neurasthenia, a poorly defined condition associated with aches, pains, dizziness, headaches and irritability. The researchers found that fatigue was reduced and well-being was improved after 8 weeks of taking the supplements.
Lentinula edodes, or as it is more commonly known, Shiitake mushroom has been used for various Traditional Chinese practices for thousands of years. Shiitake mushrooms are a great source of B vitamins, which help support adrenal function and turn nutrients from food into useable energy. They have proven to help balance hormones naturally and break through brain fog to maintain focus all day long — even improving cognitive performance. Some shiitake health benefits include the ability to aid weight loss, support cardiovascular health, fight cancer cells, improve energy levels and brain function, reduce inflammation, and support the immune system.
One of maitake’s most powerful effects is on the immune system. It has been used to ward off disease for millennia, and now modern medicine is starting to reveal just how this medicinal mushroom works. Preliminary research suggests that the organic compound proteo-β-glucan is the active ingredient in maitake with a nootropic effect. AMPA receptors are one of the most abundant in the nervous system and mediate many of the excitatory processes in the brain. In other words, AMPA helps your brain “go.” By influencing this system, maitake could regulate mood and other cognitive processes.
Lion’s Mane Mushroom 4:1 Extract (Hericium erinaceus) (fruiting body) Chaga Mushroom 4:1 Extract (fruiting body) Maitake Mushroom 4:1 Extract (fruiting body) Shiitake Mushroom 4:1 Extract (fruiting body) Reishi Mushroom 30% Extract (fruiting body) Hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, vegetable magnesium stearate, and silicon dioxide.
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