panax ginseng meyer
panax ginseng meyer
The root of
been used continuously by using their property invigorate ing for over 4, 000 years in China. It
introduced in Europe from the eighteenth century, and
been the subject of numerous scientific studies by numerous Dinari their extraordinary virtues. Its scientific name, Panax, comes from the Greek roots pan (all) axos (cure) For the Chinese,
true panacea, capable of cu ing
wide variety of ailments. Its effects aphrodisiacs have given great popularity in Western countries, where
, and the use of snuff,
and other drugs, are an assault with traditional
There are several types of
, in addition to
Max. Which is grown in China and Indochina,
(Panax quinguefolium L. which originates in the northeastern United States and southeastern
, criándose wild beech and
(Eleutherococcus senticosus Maxim. also called Russian or
and that is grown for medicinal purposes, and
properties very similar to those of
mountain and cold of Korea, China and Japan, where it is grown widely.
plant of the
of Araliaceae that reaches 20 to 50 cms. tall. The leaves are arranged in groups of five. The flowers are
, and give rise to some small berry fruits. Its root is fleshy, gray or white in color, measuring 10 to 15 cm and weighs 200 grams on average.
the root from the fifth year.
Properties and indications:
the active ingredients of
very complex chemistry, so that until
not been possible to synthesize them. They are called ginsenosides, and are chemically steroidal glycosides of saponins Triterpenes. They are mainly due its therapeutic actions, which are powered by the remaining components: minerals and trace elements, among which are
acid; Phytosterols, enzymes, as well as other substances.
The effects of
on the body are varied:
the ginsenosides increase the physical performance and resistance to fatigue. This is not due to an exciting effect, as with cocaine,
or other drugs,
to an improvement in the
accelerates the processes of the enzyme glucogénesis (production of glycogen in the
from glucose) and the glucogenolisis (production of glucose from glycogen accumulated; lowers the concentration of lactic acid in
, causing the shoelaces Thanks to better utilization of glucose, increases production of ATP (adenosine triphosphate)
substance of high
capacity for cells, improving the use of oxygen by cells, increases
synthesis (anabolic effect) stimulates hematopoiesis (production of blood) in bone marrow, especially after
. All of these biochemical effects have been verified experimentally. So the
tones without excite and without creating dependency, resulting in increased
production in cells.
anxiolytic and antidepressant effects (eliminates the anxiety) It promotes mental
, increasing the capacity of concentration and memory.
an anti - action due to its quality of "adaptogens" as it increases the body's ability to adapt to the physical or mental. In studies with rats have shown that both stimulates the pituitary and adrenal glands.
an effect vasorregulador, normalizes blood pressure.
: favors spermatogenesis (increases the production of sperm) stimulates the
glands (both male and
) increasing the production of hormones, increase the
capacity, improving the frequency and quality of erections in men, and promoting the excitement of the genitals in women. It is not an aphrodisiac in the strict sense of the word, because their action is not to excite
in improving the capacity and functioning of the genitals.
The indications for the use of
are as follows:
(weakness) easy fatigue, lack of vital
, recovering from illness or operations.
is not on the list of banned substances to produce drugs.
. Very useful for students in time of examinations.
Aging early senility.
Hyper or low blood pressure.
: Especially useful for recovering the loss of blood after
hormone insufficiency, male or
is usually in the form of pharmaceutical preparations (extracts, capsules, Vials, etc. The usual dose is 0. 5 to 1. 5 grams of powdered root
day, in one or more shots. It should be borne in mind that the action of
cumulative. The effects are beginning to notice from the 2nd or 3rd week of treatment. It is recommended to take it continuously for some time (maximum 2 months or S) and rest for 1 to 2 months before beginning another cycle of treatment.
in excessive doses can cause nervousness. Should not associate it with
, because it could cause nerve exciting
, or with medications containing
, as this interferes with my general chemically with the active ingredients of
, declined nuyendo its effects.