GINSENG (Panax ginseng) – loose root herb
T ‘n’ T Teas is a company run by qualified herbalists and natural therapists (and author of a forthcoming book on the subject of therapeutic herbs), using traditional remedies that have been handed down through the generations.
This offer is for a single herb ingredient, but contact us for a personalised consultation for herbal ingredient mixes that are tailored to your requirements. Contact us on our website, or through the eBay/Amazon messages.
Traditional therapeutic use
The herbs consist of a light-coloured, forked-shaped root. This helps:
- increase concentration
- improves reflexes
- better endurance
- lowers cholesterol
- stimulates the lymphatic metabolism
- detoxifies of the body
- lowers blood sugar levels
- strengthens the immune and reproductive systems.
Possible side effects & interactions
Ask a doctor, pharmacist, or other healthcare providers if it is safe for you to use this product if you have: diabetes; hormone-sensitive conditions such as breast cancer, uterine cancer, ovarian cancer, endometriosis or uterine fibroids; insomnia; a mental disorder such as schizophrenia; or an upcoming surgery.
Ginseng is considered likely unsafe to use during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Common side effects may include diarrhoea; insomnia; headache; rapid heartbeat; changes in blood pressure; breast tenderness and vaginal bleeding.
Our plants are harvested during particular seasons, times of the day and according to the lunar calendar to ensure the plants or parts of it have the highest nutritional value. For example, roots are picked on a waning moon. Once harvested, they are packaged by hand because we try to avoid using metal equipment and utensils that could reduce the beneficial properties of the plant.
Because these products do contain active ingredients, please ensure that you do not exceed the recommended doses and if in any doubt, or if you experience any side effects – however slight – please consult your doctor or healthcare professional.