Cordyceps mushroom

Name: Cordyceps mushroom

Primary Category: Mushroom

Also known as: Caterpillar Fungus, Caterpillar Mushroom

Latin Name: Cordyceps militaris

Effects: Immune system, Energy

Benefits Of Cordyceps mushroom extract

Cordyceps mushroom (Cordyceps militaris) is a fungus that has been used for medicinal purposes for centuries. Cordyceps sinensis mushroom is believed to be a natural aphrodisiac and is often used to improve energy and vitality. Cordyceps mushroom is also thought to be beneficial for the immune system and may help to fight off infection.

Cordyceps mushroom is a fungi that grow on the Cordyceps sinensis bug, which lives on caterpillars. Cordyceps can be found at high altitudes in the Himalayan mountains and it’s believed to be beneficial for the immune system and may help fight off infection. 

Organic mushrooms like Cordyceps are often used for medicinal purposes due to its supposed ability to provide a natural aphrodisiac and improve energy and vitality among other things. Cordyceps has been used as a traditional medicine in this

Cordyceps may stimulate the immune system, but there is limited evidence to support Cordyceps as an immunomodulator.

Cordyceps also contains an active ingredient called Cordycepin which assists in fighting off free radicals in the body that help with immune functions and immune defences. Cordyceps may also be able to improve mood and lower anxiety levels because Cordycepin is thought to work like anti-depressants and sedatives. Cordyceps mushroom has been shown to significantly increase oxygen delivery throughout the entire body. Cordyceps may also help with detoxification and provide relief from stomach problems.

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Cordyceps mushroom extract formulations

Cordyceps fungus (Cordyceps militaris) is believed to be beneficial in the treatment of many conditions including immune defenses. This medicinal mushroom has been shown to boost blood flow and may reduce inflammation based on information from Chinese medicine. Cordyceps organic mushrooms are thought to enhance lung function and it may help regulate sugar levels in the body. Cordyceps are also said to be helpful for immune functions, kidney problems, chronic fatigue, liver damage, skin ulcers, excessive thirst, low libido, stomach ulcers, and irritability. These Cordyceps real mushrooms extracts are available as a dry mushroom blend.

Cordyceps mushroom extract taste profile

The Cordyceps fungus (Cordyceps militaris) has a unique smell that is often described as earthy or musty. The smell of Cordyceps organic mushrooms is said to be unpleasant to some people, but it is not known if this is due to the taste or the smell of the mushroom.

Potential effects of Cordyceps mushroom

Aging Gracefully90%
Nervous System25%
Sex/Libido 20%
Wellness Support90%

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These are some of our current popular mushroom/ fungal extracts, but we have over 400 ingredients in house, contact us for more information.

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