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BC White Ginseng

NPN: 80046155

Helps maintain a healthy immune system.

Benefits:

  • Adaptogen qualities to help reduce stress levels within the body.
  • Helping to restore the energy levels for those suffering from physical and mental exhaustion, by balancing Yang.
  • Sourced locally from Canada

500mg | 100 capsules

Features Ingredients FAQs

Organika’s BC White Ginseng Capsules are a pure source of American Ginseng. Native to North America, American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) was first discovered in present-day Montreal in 1716. Organika®’s BC White Ginseng is a locally sourced herbal medicine that helps relieve nervous dyspepsia and aids digestion during periods of stress.

The main active constituents in ginseng are ginsenosides. Compared to Asian ginseng, American ginseng (often referred as “cold ginseng”) contains less of the ginsenosides responsible for increasing the body’s ability to utilize adenosine triphosphate (ATP) during periods of stress. American ginseng, however, typically contains ten times more ginsenosides, which are responsible for central nervous system anti-stress activity, compared to the ginsenosides that function as a central nervous system stimulant. Due to the compositional differences, traditional Chinese medicine claims that American ginseng offers a cooling yin effect, which offsets the “heat” caused by certain stressors, such as overworking and excess noise.

Traditional Chinese medicine clearly distinguishes between Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng) and American ginseng. The ginsenoside and polysaccharide constituents in ginseng have demonstrated hypoglycaemic activity. American Ginseng is traditionally known to provide the opportunity to experience a wide range of health benefits. It can promote normal blood sugar levels, increase appetite, support brain function and memory, and it also possesses anti-inflammatory properties.

 

RECOMMENDED USE OR PURPOSE:  Traditionally used in Herbal Medicine to help maintain a healthy immune system. Traditionally used in Herbal Medicine to help relieve nervous dyspepsia / to help digestion in cases of nervousness and/or stress. Traditionally used in Herbal Medicine to help relieve nervousness (as mild sedative). Used in Herbal Medicine as supportive therapy for the promotion of healthy glucose levels.

MEDICINAL INGREDIENTS – EACH CAPSULE CONTAINS:
American Ginseng 4:1 Root Extract (Panax quinquefolius L.)………….500 mg
(Equivalent to 2000 mg dried American Ginseng root powder)

NON-MEDICINAL INGREDIENTS:
Microcrystalline Cellulose, Magnesium Stearate, Gelatin (Capsule).

RECOMMENDED DOSE – (ORAL) ADULTS ONLY:
Take 1 capsule once per day with a glass of water.

CAUTIONS: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking blood thinners or digoxin; or if you have diabetes.

CONTAINS NO: Dairy, egg, artificial preservatives, colours, yeast, artificial sweeteners, wheat, soya, gluten, or corn.

  • Q: Is your BC White Ginseng panax ginseng?
    • A: No, our BC White Ginseng is Panax quinquefolius L. which is also known as the “American Ginseng”
  • Q: Is your BC White Ginseng the “cooling” ginseng?
    • A: Yes! The BC White ginseng is known as the cooling ginseng, in chinese medicine known as the “yin” because of it’s known properties to help with stress.

I’m a local product and also known as an “American Ginseng.”