The long history of Cordyceps tells of how it was used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for energy, sports and work performance.
The medicinal mushroom Cordyceps sinensis has gained wide popularity and is used for its health-promoting qualities, therefore is seen to assist with:
- Immune enhancement
- Adrenal insufficiency
The 5 Times Factor
Lab grown, PURICA Cordyceps is a full spectrum product, including mycelium, fruit, spores, primordial and extra cellular compounds.
Analysis of wild collected cordyceps and cultivated cordyceps reveals startling news! For the first time ever, Cordyceps has been cultivated in the laboratory which not only matches the chemical analysis of wild Cordyceps, but also exceeds the potency by a factor of FIVE!
- Increases ATP by 30% (energy responsible for heart beat, muscle movement and brain processes) and oxygen utilization by 40%
Ingredients & Dosage
Medicinal ingredients (per dose unit):
|Cordyceps (Ophiocordyceps sinensis, whole mushroom)||900 mg|
Organic, full spectrum mushroom, micronized for superior absorption and assimilation. Therapeutic grade. Gluten free.
PURICA organic Cordyceps is cultivated in a quality-controlled facility using only organic plant materials for the fuel source.
Recommended dose, adults:
1/2 teaspoon (900mg) 2 times a day.
Recommended use or purpose:
A source of fungal polysaccharides with immunomodulating properties. Used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to help tonify and replenish the lungs and kidneys, and to resolve phlegm.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen, or if according to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), you have exterior pathogens or conditions. Store in a cool dry place, away from children. Do not use if safety seal is broken.
A Most Fascinating Mushroom
The Cordyceps’ life cycle peaks in both winter and summer and is considered to have the unique property of balancing the primal powers of Water and Fire in the body, nourishing both yin and yang, soma and psyche. It is an essence tonic that invigorates the breath and guards against premature aging by fostering the body’s capacity to reproduce, grow, and regenerate.
Preclinical Trials Show Improvement with Cordyceps for:
- Cardiovascular function
- Endocrine/hormonal regulation
- Adrenal function
- Genitourinary and kidney function
Cordyceps for Adrenal Support
Stress plays a huge role in depleting our stamina and performance. By balancing the Yin and Yang Jing energy, Cordyceps is a highly effective tonic!
Cordyceps as a Therapeutic Agent
Cordyceps is thought to bridge the gap between the hypothalamus, pituitary and adrenal glands (Zhu, 1998). It is rich in amino acids, vitamins, zinc and other trace elements that account for increased sperm survival rates, as demonstrated in clinical and preclinical studies (Guo, 1986). Cordyceps also may increase sperm count and viability.
The majority of women experience improvements in menstrual abnormalities, and other female related problems. (Zhu et al, 1998)
The rejuvenating properties of Cordyceps also:
- Strengthen body and mind at a fundamental level
- Increase our primary ‘motive’ force for life activities
- Replenish expended energy from exertion, stress and aging
- Improve lung capacity and efficiency
- Restore physical stamina and recuperative ability
- Improve appetite
Actions & Uses
- increases ATP production (energy)
- increases oxygen utilization
- improves blood flow
- increases libido
Reported Main Uses:
- chronic fatigue
- athletic performance enhancement