Astragalus has been used for thousands of years in traditional Chinese medicine. Astragalus herb is thought to boost overall vitality, and helping with stress. In Chinese medicine it has been historically used as an adaptogen.
Astragalus Root is part of the largest genus of the Fabaceae family, with over two thousand members. The roots of organic Astragalus membranaceus have rhizomes in their shoots.
You can utilize sliced Astragalus Root whole, cut and sifted or in a powder. Always check with your health care provider before taking astragalus root. Pregnant or nursing women should not use astragalus root.