Cordyceps Mushroom is one of the absolute superstars of the Chinese tonic herbal
system. It is an extremely effective and powerful life-enhancing
agent, ranking right up there with Ginseng, Reishi and Deer Antler.
Because it is rare, potent and highly treasured, like Deer Antler,
it is very expensive. This rare and precious herb is considered to
be a moderately Yang primal essence (Jing) tonic of the highest
stature. It is a mushroom that consumes the body of a particular
kind of caterpillar in mountainous regions of China, Mongolia and
Tibet. It has enormous renown as a supersonic, and is said to build
sexual and physical power, mental energy, the immune system and is
universally believed in the Orient to prolong life.
Cordyceps is used to strengthen the body and mind at a fundamental
level. It is said to be able to increase the primary motive force
for life activities.Because it contains both Yin and Yang it can be
used by anyone safely and over a long period of time. It
replenishes Yin Jing, restoring the deep energy expended as a
result of excessive exertion, adapting to stress or from aging.
Cordyceps is thus one of the primary herbal substances used in
tonic herbalism as an anti-aging agent and for the purposes of
Cordyceps is very widely used for the purposes of strengthening the
primal Kidney functions, which include sexual functions, brain
power, structural integrity and healing ability. It is a very
powerful Yang tonic. As a sexual tonic, Cordyceps is considered to
be one of the best. It is not as quick acting as the best of the
Yang tonics like Deer Antler, Epimedium and Sea Dragon, but it has
a profound long range strengthening capacity. It is commonly used
for impotence, sexual malaise, frigidity and infertility.
Consistent use of Cordyceps helps to strengthen the skeletal
structure, and specifically benefits the lower back region, the
knees and ankles. It is used for backache due to injury, fatigue,
stress or simple aging.
Cordyceps is also a major Lung tonic. It can be used to strengthen
respiratory power in those who require extra energy in order to
perform physical work (e.g. labor, sports or exercise) or it can be
used by those who suffer from deficiency of Lung power. It is
especially beneficial to those who suffer chronic Lung weakness
with cough, wheezing or shortness of breath.
Cordyceps is considered in Asia to be a powerful athlete’s tonic.
It has no steroidal constituents, but greatly improves performance
and muscle building capability.
Cordyceps is highly regarded in China as a tonic for those who are
recovering from an illness or an operation, or after giving birth.
In these cases, the Cordyceps helps the patient recover their
physical power, to improve their appetite, and to protect the body
Many studies now indicate that Cordyceps can help the body resist a
wide range of pathogenic bacteria, fungi and viruses. Cordyceps is
used in Asia to help treat fungus and yeast infections, and
intensive research is being conducted at dozens of institutions in
China and Japan relating to the potential of Cordyceps to treat
certain varieties of cancer.
Traditional Function: Nourishes Jing (both Yin and Yang), strengthens the Kidneys and
Lungs and tonifies Qi, relieves depression of Liver Qi.
Who Can Use It? Because it contains both Yin and Yang it can be used by anyone
safely and over a long period of time. A powerful and proven
athlete's herb. Cordyceps is highly regarded in China as a tonic
for those who are recovering from an illness or an operation, or
after giving birth. In these cases, the Cordyceps helps the patient
recover their physical power, to improve their appetite, and to
protect the body from infection.
Specifications: 100 capusles, 500 mg each
Ingredients: Cordyceps Mycelium
Other Ingredients: Vegetarian capsules (Pullulan caps 100% natural, water-soluble
polysaccharide produced through a fermentation process; vegetable
origin; non-GMO; no starch, preservative or chemical modifications;
gluten free.), rice powder.
Usage: Take 3 capsules, 2 times per day or as directed by a healthcare
Remember Ron Teeguarden’s First Rule of Tonic Herbalism,” summed up
in a single word Compliance. If you don’t take the herbs, they won’t work.”