Astragalus

Astragalus membranaceus / Huang Qi



Medicinal Use:

Immune System

Reduces side effects of chemotherapy: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, tiredness

Diabetes – blood sugar levels

Kidney damage linked to diabetes and cancer treatments

Vision problems linked to diabetes

Hay fever

Chest pain: angina, damage, swelling

Heart dis-ease, congenitive heart failure

Aplastic anemia

Cancer: Lung, cervical, colon/rectal

Fatigue after stroke: after 4 weeks

Absence of menstrual cycle

Asthma

Chronic fatigue syndrome

Upper respiratory

Fibromyalgia

Cirrhosis of the liver

Anemia (from cancer treatments)

Obesity

Menopausal symptoms

Contraindications:

Pregnancy/breastfeeding

Auto immune diseases – SLE, RA, Lupus etc.

Interactions:

Lithium – water pills / diuretics

Immunosuppressants


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