Since 2005
You are currently:
Choose language:
Need help?
Leave message
Choose language:
Select currency: $ £
Since 2005
en
USD
0 0.00 $
Since 2005  sales@mz-store.co.uk  7767803657
Astragalus Extract 500mg Astragalus Extract 500mg

Now Foods Astragalus Extract is a specialist product containing the Astragalus root extract.

Used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine, Astragalus drew interest of scientists in the West, who have conducted numerous clinical studies and confirmed the safety of its usage and unique efficiency of the plant’s extract regarding many ailments, from the common ones like the flu or a cold, to more serious disorders of the circulatory system and the liver or cancers. However, the greatest benefit of using the supplement is its extraordinary potential in terms of regulating the immune system.

Astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus, also called milkvetch) is a Chinese plant that has been used for ages in herbal medicine, mainly as a strengthening and regenerating agent. In its root were found many biologically active compounds, such as saponins (including the most-studied astragaloside IV), flavonoids, polysaccharides, triterpene glycosides, trace elements and amino acids. It is them that are responsible for Astralagus’ therapeutic properties. Through complex mechanisms, the compounds efficiently strengthen the organism, regulate its immunity, improve life quality and longevity.

Astragalus is an adaptogen, which means it helps the organism to adapt to and tolerate hard conditions, such as heavy physical or intellectual effort, anxiety and stress. It is also safe for the organism, and it does not have any side effects when used according to recommendations.

Stimulating the organism’s natural defence mechanisms
Active substances contained in Astragalus extracts activate the immune system in many ways. They affect nearly all elements of the system, strengthening and multiplying them.  

Clinical studies have proven that Astragalus increases the production of immunoglobulins (antibodies with a major role in protecting the organism from viruses, bacteria and parasites) and T lymphocytes (cells responsible for destroying cancer cells and those infected by microorganisms). It stimulates macrophages, that is cells that eliminate viruses, bacteria, fungi and fragments of damaged cells. It stimulates LAK cells (Lymphokine-Activated Killers), which play a major role in fighting cancer, and NK cells (Natural Killers), whose role is recognising and destroying malformed or infected cells.

Astragalus also increases cytokine levels, that is chemical transmitters participating in immune responses. It makes the organism secrete more interferon as well, which is a protein produced and released by cells as a response to the presence of pathogens in the system.

Strengthening and multiplying the population of the key elements of the immune system naturally stimulates the organism’s self-defence, improves the ability to destroy pathogens and efficiently prevents diseases.

Preventing heart and circulatory system diseases
Clinical studies have confirmed that Astragalus extracts have cardioprotective properties. First of all, it is a strong antioxidant, so it can be helpful in treating various heart diseases, alleviating their symptoms and improving heart functions.

Saponins present in Astragalus have the ability to inhibit lipid peroxidation in the cardiac muscle. It is a remarkably harmful process of lipid oxidation that leads to the formation of their peroxides, which trigger damaging chain reactions. Preventing the cycle protects the heart from damage caused by the activity of free lipid radicals.

Astragalus increases the strength of heart contractions, improving circulation in the whole organism. Research has shown that astragaloside IV, isolated from its root and administered to patients with congestive heart failure and after a cardiac arrest, was able to alleviate pains in the chest and increase the subjects’ physical capacity as soon as after two weeks of regular usage.

Polysaccharides present in the plant exhibit strong anti-inflammatory properties and the ability to reduce cholesterol levels. Clinical tests conducted on rodents have proven that Astragalus prevents the formation of atherosclerotic plaques in blood vessel walls. It also has a very positive effect on the fibrinolytic properties of blood vessel cells, thanks to which it minimises the risk of clogs. It makes it a wonderful preventive agent when it comes to circulatory system diseases.

Other healthy properties of Astragalus
Astragalus exhibits strong hepatoprotective effect; it protects liver parenchyma from damage, also that caused by toxins and alcohol. It slows down the process of cirrhosis development, and thanks to its antiviral properties, it can also prove helpful in treating hepatitis.

Astragalus’ adaptogenic properties are invaluable. Used in the case of exhaustion and great stress, it boosts energy, strengthens the organism and makes it more resistant, increasing its tolerance to tough conditions. It is successfully used in China as a substitute for ginseng in people younger than 40, for whom ginseng sometimes turns out too strong a stimulant.

Research suggests that Astragalus can supplement therapy of patients with cancer. Supplementation in people during chemo- and radiotherapy has demonstrated that tested patients recuperated faster and lived longer. Those treated with interleukin 2 (IL-2) were more immune to its toxic properties and side effects. Some studies suggest that Astragalus reduces the risk of cancer, whose development is determined by protein p53. Finally, as a supporting agent for the immune system, astragalus stimulates the organism to fight pathological cells whose growth may lead to cancer.

Astragalus Extract is a supplement with a very wide range of healthy properties. It is a perfect choice when you want to strengthen your immune system, thus protecting yourself from various ailments. It can also aid standard treatment in people who suffer from diseases stemming from immune system problems. Because of its anticancer and immunomodulatory properties, it is a standard element of cancer prevention. The extract contained in the product has been well tested, it is not toxic and it bears practically no risk of side effects.

Out Of Stock
Since 2005
Add to Cart
Astragalus Extract 500mg Astragalus Extract 500mg 90 caps.
Now Foods
16.31 $

Astragalus Extract 500mg 90 caps.

features

Strength:
Mass:
Endurance:
Health:

- Delivery even day after tomorrow

- Foreign shippment from 5.63 $ Every 82.91 $ reduces shipping costs by 2.76 $

You have got questions about the product

sales@mz-store.co.uk

01709231594 (mon.-fri 900-1700)

- Delivery even day after tomorrow

- Foreign shippment from 5.63 $ Every 82.91 $ reduces shipping costs by 2.76 $

You have got questions about the product

sales@mz-store.co.uk

01709231594 (mon.-fri 900-1700)

Description
  • Supports the immune system
  • Activates the organism’s defence mechanisms
  • Anti-inflammatory and antiviral effect
  • Prevents liver function disorders
  • Supports the heart and the circulatory system
  • Cancer prevention

Now Foods Astragalus Extract is a specialist product containing the Astragalus root extract.

Used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine, Astragalus drew interest of scientists in the West, who have conducted numerous clinical studies and confirmed the safety of its usage and unique efficiency of the plant’s extract regarding many ailments, from the common ones like the flu or a cold, to more serious disorders of the circulatory system and the liver or cancers. However, the greatest benefit of using the supplement is its extraordinary potential in terms of regulating the immune system.

Astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus, also called milkvetch) is a Chinese plant that has been used for ages in herbal medicine, mainly as a strengthening and regenerating agent. In its root were found many biologically active compounds, such as saponins (including the most-studied astragaloside IV), flavonoids, polysaccharides, triterpene glycosides, trace elements and amino acids. It is them that are responsible for Astralagus’ therapeutic properties. Through complex mechanisms, the compounds efficiently strengthen the organism, regulate its immunity, improve life quality and longevity.

Astragalus is an adaptogen, which means it helps the organism to adapt to and tolerate hard conditions, such as heavy physical or intellectual effort, anxiety and stress. It is also safe for the organism, and it does not have any side effects when used according to recommendations.

Stimulating the organism’s natural defence mechanisms
Active substances contained in Astragalus extracts activate the immune system in many ways. They affect nearly all elements of the system, strengthening and multiplying them.  

Clinical studies have proven that Astragalus increases the production of immunoglobulins (antibodies with a major role in protecting the organism from viruses, bacteria and parasites) and T lymphocytes (cells responsible for destroying cancer cells and those infected by microorganisms). It stimulates macrophages, that is cells that eliminate viruses, bacteria, fungi and fragments of damaged cells. It stimulates LAK cells (Lymphokine-Activated Killers), which play a major role in fighting cancer, and NK cells (Natural Killers), whose role is recognising and destroying malformed or infected cells.

Astragalus also increases cytokine levels, that is chemical transmitters participating in immune responses. It makes the organism secrete more interferon as well, which is a protein produced and released by cells as a response to the presence of pathogens in the system.

Strengthening and multiplying the population of the key elements of the immune system naturally stimulates the organism’s self-defence, improves the ability to destroy pathogens and efficiently prevents diseases.

Preventing heart and circulatory system diseases
Clinical studies have confirmed that Astragalus extracts have cardioprotective properties. First of all, it is a strong antioxidant, so it can be helpful in treating various heart diseases, alleviating their symptoms and improving heart functions.

Saponins present in Astragalus have the ability to inhibit lipid peroxidation in the cardiac muscle. It is a remarkably harmful process of lipid oxidation that leads to the formation of their peroxides, which trigger damaging chain reactions. Preventing the cycle protects the heart from damage caused by the activity of free lipid radicals.

Astragalus increases the strength of heart contractions, improving circulation in the whole organism. Research has shown that astragaloside IV, isolated from its root and administered to patients with congestive heart failure and after a cardiac arrest, was able to alleviate pains in the chest and increase the subjects’ physical capacity as soon as after two weeks of regular usage.

Polysaccharides present in the plant exhibit strong anti-inflammatory properties and the ability to reduce cholesterol levels. Clinical tests conducted on rodents have proven that Astragalus prevents the formation of atherosclerotic plaques in blood vessel walls. It also has a very positive effect on the fibrinolytic properties of blood vessel cells, thanks to which it minimises the risk of clogs. It makes it a wonderful preventive agent when it comes to circulatory system diseases.

Other healthy properties of Astragalus
Astragalus exhibits strong hepatoprotective effect; it protects liver parenchyma from damage, also that caused by toxins and alcohol. It slows down the process of cirrhosis development, and thanks to its antiviral properties, it can also prove helpful in treating hepatitis.

Astragalus’ adaptogenic properties are invaluable. Used in the case of exhaustion and great stress, it boosts energy, strengthens the organism and makes it more resistant, increasing its tolerance to tough conditions. It is successfully used in China as a substitute for ginseng in people younger than 40, for whom ginseng sometimes turns out too strong a stimulant.

Research suggests that Astragalus can supplement therapy of patients with cancer. Supplementation in people during chemo- and radiotherapy has demonstrated that tested patients recuperated faster and lived longer. Those treated with interleukin 2 (IL-2) were more immune to its toxic properties and side effects. Some studies suggest that Astragalus reduces the risk of cancer, whose development is determined by protein p53. Finally, as a supporting agent for the immune system, astragalus stimulates the organism to fight pathological cells whose growth may lead to cancer.

Astragalus Extract is a supplement with a very wide range of healthy properties. It is a perfect choice when you want to strengthen your immune system, thus protecting yourself from various ailments. It can also aid standard treatment in people who suffer from diseases stemming from immune system problems. Because of its anticancer and immunomodulatory properties, it is a standard element of cancer prevention. The extract contained in the product has been well tested, it is not toxic and it bears practically no risk of side effects.

Directions for use
Manufacturer
Reviews (0)

Composition

Composition

Container size: 90 capsulesServing size: 1 capsuleServings per container: 90
per 1 capsuleamount%DV
Astragalus Root Extract (Astragalus membranaceous) (Standardized to min. 70% Polysaccharides)500 mg-

Other ingrednients

Cellulose (capsule), Cellulose Powder, Silica and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).

Similar products
Best to combine with
Fire Snake Nutrition
17.96 $

Citrulline in the form of malate. It influences muscle blood supply and achieving muscle pump.

Buy
Olimp
1.77 $
(1)

Dietary supplement increasing levels of nitric oxide in the body. It contains L-arginine. Fast absorption.

Buy
Activlab
9.12 $
(1)

Nitric booster with arginine, citrulline, and niacin. It dilates blood vessels and promotes muscle growth.

Buy
Olimp
7.19 $

Pre-workout booster without creatine. It provides greater strength and endurance, and improves concentration.

Buy
Now Foods
21.83 $

Natural antioxidant green tea-based. It lowers blood pressure, improves blood circulation and supports immunity.

Buy
Scitec
23.49 $

L-Arginine in capsules. It stimulates insulin secretion and improves the functioning of the immune system.

Buy

Astragalus

Information


Astragalus belongs to the legume family (Fabaceae), originating in China. It is a source of nutrients: astragalosides (triterpenes), flavonoids and glycosides. It stimulates cell metabolism, affects the absorption of nutrients. Increases immunity. It has a positive effect on reducing stress and depression. It increases energy and vitality.
In the sports supplementation, it used as an herbal extract that affects immunity and acts to reduce stress. A part of herbal formulas, so-called adaptogens and preparations, which increase the level of testosterone and creatine stacks. Recommended during fatigue and tendency of frequent upper respiratory tract infections (colds, tonsillitis).
Dosage: the lack of standards defining the daily
requirement

 

Latest on blog

Do pre-workouts work?

Do pre-workouts work?

Pre-workout supplements are one of the most frequently purchased by athletes. Often the divine qualities of maximizing exercise capacity are often attributed to...

Read more
Anabolic chocolate milk?

Anabolic chocolate milk?

Sounds a bit abstract? And yet it is not – scientists have taken chocolate milk under the test. An even greater shock may be that the results are quite...

Read more
Top 5 supplements while on a ketogenetic diet

Top 5 supplements while on a ketogenetic diet

Currently, ketogenetic dieting is hot and it deserves the popularity due to its impact on weight loss. So I would like to help you out with giving a list of...

Read more
Kiwi is the superfood?!

Kiwi is the superfood?!

Today’s text will be focusing on the interesting subject of super-foods. In previous articles we have already mentioned that we often look for rare, foreign...

Read more
Astaxanthin – a way to improve our skin?

Astaxanthin – a way to improve our skin?

Dietary supplements have in common that you can often find more applications for them than what they are mainly recommended to. Astaxanthin is such a case....

Read more
Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) and obesity – are those related?

Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) and obesity – are those related?

Dietary supplements aimed at helping you in losing weight period are often the standard for many people who are trying to make this process happen in their lives....

Read more

Sign up for our newsletter
And receive coupons, news, special offers and much more!

Customer service

Complaints

001 844 530 3647

MZCatalog - recommended dietitians

MZCatalog - recommended trainers

MZCatalog - recommended clubs

MZ SUPPLEMENTS LTD
FARFIELD PARK ROTHERHAM S63 5DB
shop@mz-store.com +44 7767803657