December 07, 2022

Reishi 1:2 (Ganoderma Lucidum)


Reishi mushroom is widely used for boosting the immune system, specifically with viral infections such as the flu


4-8 mls per day, 30-60 mls per week

Parts Used:

Fruiting body

Main Actions:

  • Immune modulating/enhancing
  • Anti-tumour
  • Adaptogen
  • Tonic
  • Antioxidant
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Antiviral
  • Nervine
  • Relaxant
  • Stimulant
  • Anti-allergic

Key Indications:

Chronic fatigue, weakened immunity, chronic infections or inflammation, Convalescence, autoimmune disease, fibromyalgia, HIV/AIDS

As a relaxing adaptogen for anxiety or overstimulation in constipation predominant irritable bowel syndrome.

Adjunct therapy in cancer during chemotherapy and radiation

Tonic for the elderly

Major Safety Issues:

None known