Codonopsis Root - 1 oz
Only available in the United States.
Price: $7.50 for 1 oz
Codonopsis Root - lanceolata, C. pilosula, C. nervosa, C. tangshen
Codonopsis is good for building the immune system. Restorative for digestive deficiencies; the liver due to toxicity; or the lungs for shallow breathing, dyspnea, weak voice, or chronic cough. Aids radiation damage, anti-tumor such as cancer.
Codonopsis comes from the Campanulaceae (Bellflower) family.
Function: Restore Digestion, Promote Absorption and Relieve Fatigue.
Effects: Spleen, Tonify Qi/chi, digestive, respiratory, cardiovascular, immune system, lung.
Preparation: Tincture or Decoction.
Other Uses: The root has been used for teething babies. It is sweet and hard and won't splinter.
Edible Uses: Can be added to stews, soups, bean or grain dishes.
Disclaimer: These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.