Cordyceps - known in the Chinese marketproducts means. The seller suggests using it as a natural supplement that positively affects the human body. What is this mushroom - Cordyceps, and with what it is eaten?
Mushroom cordyceps lopsided chooses ashabitat favorable environment, often settling on caterpillars butterflies, flies and ants. Getting on the insect skin of the insect, the cordyceps spore begins to germinate, releasing the roots inside the victim's body. Parasitization occurs until the hyphae of the mycelium reach maturity. The developed fungus is several times larger than the size of its host, which, as the fungus grows, loses vitality and eventually dies.
Cordyceps has long been known in the Asian countries as a powerful anti-inflammatory drug. For more than one century, this fungus has been used to treat:
Useful properties of cordyceps are not limited to this, so the remedy is recognized as traditional and has been successfully used in Chinese medicine even today.
Clinical studies confirmed -Cordyceps lopsided has a powerful antioxidant property. In the study of the composition of Cordyceps, polyphenolic and flavonoid compounds were isolated, which show an absorbing activity to oxidizers: linoleic acid, hydrogen peroxide, superoxide anion, etc. Scientists claim that it is these components that protect the human body from free radicals.
The dried mushrooms of Cordyceps are ground inPowder, which is further used for the production of medicines. The use of the Cordyceps extract clearly demonstrates the inhibitory properties with respect to the generation of the anion superoxide and the elastase release. This property only emphasizes the possibility of using a powder as an anti-inflammatory agent.
Cordyceps, whose useful properties are provenclinically, successfully used in medicine for the treatment of various kinds of respiratory diseases. The peculiarity of the fungus lies in the unique property: the absorption of oxygen in the body, which contributes to the improvement of respiratory processes.
This property of Cordyceps scientists found inSeptember 2001, and his discovery was confirmed by the publication of the results of the study in the journal China Journal of Chinese Materia Medica. It was found that when administered to rats bronchrovozovatsionnoy test cordyceps significantly reduces the response and stimulates the production of antigen: induced growth of eosinophils. After a number of studies, it was possible to establish that the powder from the cordyceps fungus can be used as an alternative means for the prevention and treatment of bronchial asthma.
Cordyceps lopsidedly improves the functioning of the immune system, increases stamina and helps restore vitality.
Research conducted in 2011,that the fungus is capable of potential regulation of the immune response of the body. Scientists have noticed that the single-sired polysaccharides isolated from the fruit body of the cordyceps are able to induce a reciprocal immune response in the body. After examining the cells in macrophages, the hypothesis was confirmed. The first tests were carried out in mice, and as a result it was possible to find out that the immunostimulating properties of rodents became more active.
Cordyceps action on the human body onthe present day has been studied inadequately. Like any other remedy, Cordyceps has useful properties and contraindications. Following the recommendations and adhering to the dosage, you will be able to undergo a course of safe therapy without complications and side effects.
Scientists do not know the true mechanism of actionfungus on the body. Therefore, it is impossible to confirm or refute the opinion on the safety of Cordyceps for pregnant and lactating women. To avoid possible negative reactions, use Cordyceps lopsided in this state is not recommended.
Also, direct contraindications include autoimmune diseases:
In addition, interacting with the immunosuppressant cyclophosphamide group, the drug is able to cause allergic reactions and disorders of the immune system.
Scientists are sure that in the future an amazing cordyceps mushroom whose properties are not yet fully open will become a panacea for all diseases.</ p>>