Mushroom Defense is a healthy immune system supporting formulation containing a High Beta-Glucan Proprietary Organic Mushroom Blend and Standardized Astragalus Extract.
The immune health benefits of Turkey Tail (Coriolus versicolor have been verified in hundreds of studies and multiple human clinical trials, making Coriolus Versicolor one of the most thoroughly researched medicinal mushrooms ever studied or used for immune support.*
Turkey Tail Mushrooms are known as Yun zhi in China and Kawaratake in Japan. In the U.S., it is also known as the Turkey Tail mushroom and by its scientific name, Trametes Versicolor.
Agaricus blazei is the newest medicinal mushroom. Also called the Royal Sun Agaricus, this medicinal mushroom was first discovered in Brazil, where the native cultures prepared it as a tea for medicinal purposes but also ate it as a food. They have so much respect for this mushroom that they call it “The Mushroom of the Gods”.
Maitake is one of the most popular medicinal mushrooms in Japan, but has very little recorded use in Traditional Chinese Medicine. All of the scientific research has focused on using Maitake extracts to support immune health.* Maitake is also a choice edible mushroom and is common in the hardwood forests of the Northeastern United States.
Cordyceps may be the most versatile of all medicinal mushroom supplements. Hot-water/alcohol extracts provide the immune health benefits normally associated with medicinal mushroom supplements, but also provide a host of other important health benefits including balancing the HPA axis and improving energy, stamina and endurance.*
Lion’s Mane Promotes mental clarity, focus, and memory*, Provides cerebral and nervous system support*, Many studies have identified a NGF (Nerve Growth Factor) in Lion’s Mane, Optimizes nervous and immune system health*, Supports cognitive function*
Reishi is the most revered herb in all of Classical Chinese and Japanese medicine. Used daily as a tonic in ancient China and Japan, modern research has focused on the use of Reishi extracts for immune support and supporting liver health.*