American Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) has been used by traditional herbalists for centuries. Recent scientific data confirm the presence of bioactive compounds in American Ginseng, known as Ginsenosides, which confer this herb's adaptogenic properties.*
People take American ginseng by mouth for stress, to boost the immune system, and as a stimulant.
American ginseng is often used to fight infections such as colds and flu. There is some evidence that it might help prevent colds and flu and make symptoms milder when infections do occur.
Don’t confuse American ginseng with Siberian ginseng (Eleutherococcus senticosus) or Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng). They have different effects.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
Supplement Facts for NOW Foods American Ginseng:
Serving Size: 2 Veg Capsules
Servings Per Container: 50
Amount Per Serving NOW Foods American Ginseng:
Total Carbohydrates < 1 g
(Panax quinquefolius) (Root) 1 g (1,000 mg) †
Other Ingredients in NOW Foods American Ginseng:
Cellulose (capsule), Rice Flour and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Recommended Use for NOW Foods American Ginseng:
Take 2 capsules 1 to 3 times daily as needed.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.