Ginseng Extract

Ginseng Extract

Ginseng, an ancient medicinal root, has found its way into modern health products. Today, ginseng extract is a popular addition to many dietary supplements, thanks to its versatile health benefits. Read on to discover how ginseng, from root to supplement, can provide a powerful boost to your well-being.

Traditional Medicine

Ginseng extract is derived from the root of the ginseng plant, belonging to the Araliaceae family. This plant has been known for centuries for its supposed health benefits and is widely used in traditional medicine, particularly in Asian cultures such as those in China and Korea.

Root of Man

The name 'ginseng' is derived from the Chinese word 'renshen,' which literally means 'root of man.' This refers to the shape of the ginseng root, which often resembles the human body, with thin offshoots that look like arms and legs.

Health Benefits of Ginseng

Ginseng extract contains a variety of bioactive compounds, including ginsenosides, which are considered the main active compounds responsible for ginseng's health benefits. Ginseng extract contributes to natural resistance*, supports the immune system*, and aids in recovery after physical exertion*.

*(Health claim pending European approval.)

Siberian Ginseng and Panax Ginseng

Ginseng is often used as a dietary supplement, and we have also added ginseng extract to several of our products. You can find Siberian ginseng extract in Power, and we have chosen to incorporate Panax ginseng extract in our latest product, Immunity!