ELEUTHERO (Eleutherococcus senticosus) aka - Siberian Ginseng, Taiga Root, Touch-Me-Not, Devil’s Bush
While this plant is called Ginseng, it is different from the Panax variety. One of the major differences is that it can be taken by both men and women for a long period of time. From research done in Russia, it has been determined that it is an excellent adaptogen, working very well when the body is under chemical or physical stress. Eleuthero Root helps in many nervous disorders and helps when under mental or physical exhaustion; it will curb irritability. It improves appetite, sleep and reflex action in those suffering from chronic anxiety. It protects against the danger of radiation, including atomic fallout, microwaves and x-rays. It works to detoxify the blood thereby, improving circulation.
- Primary uses: Here are just a few of the maladies that Eleuthero can provide relief for: • Blood Pressure • Depression • Loss of Vitality/Endurance • Hemorrhaging • Longevity • Pituitary Gland • Prostate Gland