New Roots Coriolus Versicolor 500 mg 40% Polysaccharides, 60 Capsules
New Roots Herbal’s Coriolus versicolor extract is standardized to 40% polysaccharides: two of these (PSP and PSK) have potential for anticancer immune activity.
|Each vegetable capsule contains:|
|Coriolus versicolor extract, 40% polysaccharides
Coriolus versicolor, known by its common name “turkey tail” in North America, is treasured by herbalists and gaining popularity for its therapeutic properties throughout the world. Ours is grown in shade-free, climate-controlled greenhouses, free from herbicides, pesticides, and heavy-metal contamination.
New Roots Herbal’s Coriolus Versicolor is a hot water–extracted medicinal mushroom formula standardized to contain 40% polysaccharides (500 mg per capsule). Hot-water extraction is critical in obtaining a high-quality and effective mushroom product, and is the traditional Asian method of extraction. In the whole mushroom, polysaccharides are bound by indigestible cell wall comprised of chitin; chitin must be dissolved through hot water in order to gently release the medicinal components, the mushroom polysaccharides. Conversely, grinding the mushroom may cause damage to the long-chain polysaccharides and fails to remove the indigestible chitin (fibre), limiting the amount of therapeutic constituents that can be fit per capsule. Standardization ensures that the final product contains a consistent amount of polysaccharides to allow delivery of a therapeutic dose.
Two of the water-soluble polysaccharides of coriolus, PSK and PSP, are credited with immune system–strengthening properties that have popularized this mushroom species for adjunctive use during cancer therapy. Research in Japan has also demonstrated decreased toxicity from systemic chemotherapy and lengthened periods of remission.
Good Quality Coriolus
Posted by Unknown on 2021 Apr 22nd
I have been taking these since I had breast cancer. They definitely supported my immune system while I was receiving treatment. I believe they also keep my cold sores away. I think they are as food as the more expensive brand that my natruopath recommended. My only downside is that they are still very expensive when you take them 3x per day
Easy to use and I feel good
Posted by Justin Poulsen on 2020 May 12th
Haven't taken them long enough to decide if I'm getting really good results from them but so far I think they're great