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Now Foods, Panax Ginseng, 500 mg, 250 Capsules
By Now Foods101 Reviews
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0.53 lbs (0.24 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-04014
- UPC Code: 733739040145
- Package Quantity: 250 Capsules
- Dimensions: 2.8 x 2.8 x 5.3 in, 0.45 lbs (0.2 kg)
Combo Discount: -$12.00
- Herbal Supplement
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
For more than 2,000 years, the roots of Panax plants have been valued in Chinese herbalism for their invigorating, adaptogenic, and tonic properties. As a result of its long history of use, Panax Ginseng has been studied extensively by modern scientists and it has been found to possess hundreds of compounds, including ginsenosides, phenolics, and saccharides that contribute to its biological activity.
As a dietary supplement, take 2 capsules 1 to 2 times daily as needed. Consider taking these other NOW products: TestoJack and Gamma E Tocopherols.
Gelatin (capsule) and stearic acid (vegetable source) and magnesium stearate (vegetable source).
Not manufactured with yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening. Please recycle.
|Serving Size: 2 Capsules|
|Servings Per Container: 125|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Total Carbohydrate||1 g||<1%*|
|Panax Ginseng (Root)||1 g (1,000 mg)||†|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
iHerb Customer Reviews
Ginsengs are adaptogens used for the boosting vitality, energy level and immune system. Ginseng is also found to be effective for weight los s, diabetes control, reverse lung damage, aid healing, increase stamina and athletic performance and more! This product is not an extract or standardised so the strength is unknown. It is probably just whole ginseng grind to powder form. Personally, I feel that it works quite well in a rather short time span and the benefit continues. As ginseng is a stimulant, it is best to take occasional breaks in order to maximise the effectivenes s of the product. The capsule are made of gelatin(not for vegan), not big and easy to swallow. The product does contain magnesium stearate. Whether there is any health effects from magnesium stearate like claimed, it is highly debateable. Pricewise, this is actually quite cheap and you can last 2 months, even if you take 2 twice daily. Overall, I prefer a ginseng that shows the % of active ingredients so that at least I know what I am paying for. Check out my page for more reviews!
I like the extra boost of energy and adrenal support. I tried a few things, but had forgotten about Ginseng. When I saw the amount of active ingredients in Now's Ginseng, I realized the product I'd used before was less than 1/3 the strength (Panax Ginseng 100mg, 10% Ginsenosides, Health Balance from Costco). So I took roughly the same amount (5 softgels) and noticed it worked well. It didn't take long to use up the softgels and at that dose. The Now's brand is far more price competitive given that you only need 2. It works well for me. Smooth and focused.