herb), Acanthaceae (Herba Andrographidis 2002) and Eleutherococcus
In the model experiment (8 weeks) we observed the impact of dry extract of Eleutherococcus
senticosus on the level of triglycerides and cholesterol in blood serum of laying hens Hisex braun hybrid.
Formerly known as Siberian ginseng, eleutherococcus
is indicated to be the strongest, most potent adaptogen by scientific studies.
Antiviral activity of an extract derived from roots of Eleutherococcus
Herbs that fall into the general category of adaptogens include (but are not limited to) Rhodiola rosea, Schisandra chinensis, Eleutherococcus
senticosus, and Glycyrrhiza gla bra (licorice root).
Previous work in our laboratory indicated that mechanochemical pretreatment significantly increased the yield of bioactive compounds from two herbs, Eleutherococcus
senticosus and Crataegus pinnatifida (Liu et al.
In addition, you might find B vitamins and adaptogens like Rhodiola and Eleutherococcus
(found in health food stores and online) useful.
Effect of Eleutherococcus
on short-term memory and visual perception in healthy humans.
There are various herbs that can be used as adaptogens but the most common ones this paper will focus on are Withania somnifera (withania), Panax ginseng (Korean ginseng), Eleutherococcus
senticosus (Siberian ginseng), Schisandra chinensis (schisandra), Glycyrrhiza glabra (licorice), Rhodiola rosea (rhodiola), Bacopa monniera (brahmi) and Centella asiatica (gotu kola).
A FOR a kick start, take 20 drops of eleutherococcus
in a little water twice daily before meals.
It includes powerful immune enhancers -- echinacea, astragalus, garlic and eleutherococcus
IT LOOKS like a piece of ginger that's been stuck at the back of the fridge for too long, but Eleutherococcus
is the wonder herb which has actors, athletes and wannabe astronauts swearing to its near magical powers.