AMERICAN GINSENG ROOT
The part of this plant that is used is the root. Panax comes from the Greek for “panacea” meaning “all healing.” In the Ginseng family there are American, Korean, Chinese and Siberian ginsengs. A Chinese text dating from the First Century A.D. describes ginseng as “enlightening to the mind and increasing the wisdom.” Russian folklore promotes ginseng as a stimulant and immunity booster. Ginseng is believed to enhance physical and mental endurance, increase energy, reduce cholesterol, to support adrenal function, to reduce stress and regulate blood sugar.
Ginseng (Panax Ginseng) is a prominent aphrodisiac. It cools the body and takes stress off overheated livers. It provides stimulation to all body systems. It alleviates stress and fatigue, promotes strength and vitality. It nourishes the male reproductive organ, strengthens the adrenal glands and increases blood circulation.