Ginseng (Korean) – panax ginseng. As an all round tonic, Korean ginseng has been used for centuries. It aids recovery from illness, acts as an adaptogen (improves tolerance to stress), strengthens the central nervous system, fights fatigue and boosts alertness. The Korean variety is thought to possess the most stimulating action of the ginseng family.
primary active(s): ginsenosides
contraindications: Not recommended in cases of hypertension or oestrogen dependent disorders.