Botanical name: Eleutherococcus senticosus
Use of Siberian ginseng may date back over 2,000 years in China. The active principles are thought to be glycosides of phenolic compounds.
Siberian ginseng has been used for the reduction of tiredness and fatigue. Based on Health Canada monograph at a level 0.91-4.88 g dried equivalent, per day, is used in Herbal preparations to help improve mental and/or physical performance after periods of mental and/or physical exertion.
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