The Vital Active Compounds of Medicinal Mushrooms

The vital active compounds of medicinal mushrooms:

  • The most studied active compounds are the 1, 3 & 1,6 beta-glucans: Which support immunity and are considered antibiotic and antiviral.

  • Terpenes (Diterpenes and Triterpenes): These are liver-protective, lipid-lowering, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and inhibit histamine release.

  • Ergosterol: Has antitumor and antioxidant properties and is a precursor to Vitamin D2

  • Glycoproteins: Serve the immune system and help it operate better 

Lion’s Mane:

  • Nerve support and repair. (For neuropathies, pinched nerves, or nerve injury)

  • Mood regulating.

  • Memory/cognitive function boost (Increases ability to focus and decreases brain fog)

  • Nootropic

  • Antibiotic, anticarcinogenic, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant. 


Reishi:

  • Known as the queen mushroom.

  • Contains over 300 terpenes, such as ganoderic acid, ganoderenic acids, ganerderols, and Luciferic acid.

  • Anti-cancer, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, liver-protective, anti-microbial. It helps keep you in REM sleep.

  • Protects and improves liver and kidney function

  • Activates the immune function

  • Relieves symptoms of anxiety/stress 


Chaga:

  • Technically, a fungal sclerotium (A sterile mass of highly condensed mycelium)

  • Cox 2 Inhibitor

  • Antioxidant, Immunomodulating, antiviral, and antibacterial.

  • Best mushroom for inflammation
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  • It helps balance cholesterol and blood sugar

  • Cardiac support 

Turkey Tail:

  • Prevents and treats infections and inflammation of the upper respiratory, urinary, and digestive tracts.

  • Packed with antioxidants.

  • Contains immune-boosting polysaccharides: PSK & PYP

  • Improves microbiome and prostate.

  • Regulates hormones.

Cordyceps:

  • Increases the body’s production of ATP, which boosts energy and endurance. Especially for active people.

  • Anti-aging properties

  • Protects the kidneys.

  • Increases sexual vigor.

  • Alleviates chronic lung complaints such as wheezing and chronic coughs.


14 mushroom blend:

  • It contains a blend of 14 organic medicinal mushrooms and is excellent for boosting the immune system’s health.

  • Lion’s Mane, Cordyceps, Chaga, Reishi, Turkey Tail, Agaricus Blazei, Shiitake, Maitake, Oyster Mushrooms, Mesima, Poria, Agirikon, Suehirotake, True Tinder Polypore.

  • Contains high levels of alpha and beta-glucans. Between 34%-36%.

Lions Mane Medical Publication Links:

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