Native Americans knew nothing of Asian ginseng
lore, nor did the Chinese know that the Iroquois preferred theirs smoked or chewed, until the French Jesuit Father Joseph-Francois Lafitau, living in Sault Saint Louis near Montreal at the turn of the eighteenth century, happened upon an illustrated account of Asian ginseng
written by a fellow Jesuit stationed in China.
is not suitable for people with diabetes and Ginkgo and Echinacea can cause allergic reactions.
was the Song Shiu Pan brand P ginseng manufactured in Shanghai, China.
Both American and Asian ginseng
are in the steroid family of ginsenosides, which have various hormonal and central nervous system effects.
There is Korean ginseng, Asian ginseng
and Chinese ginseng -- all from the same source plant Panax ginseng, which is native to eastern Asia.
The second stage includes Metabolife Break Through, which contains a proprietary combination of nutrients shown to maintain full metabolic effect for at least eight weeks after initial weight loss, and Metabolife Extreme Energy, which contains a proprietary blend of guarana extract, Asian ginseng
extract, green tea extract, yerba mate extract, eleuthero extract, rhodiola extract and theanine to help increase energy, improve mental alertness and increase metabolism.
(Panax ginseng) and its close relative North American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) are perennial aromatic herbs that are widely used in Oriental medicine and have been acclaimed to have various health benefits including diabetes treatment.
Blood Sugar Formula contains 16,000 mcg of biotin and 500 mcg of chromium plus herbs gymnema and Asian ginseng
2000a, 2000b) support the claim that the roots of Asian ginseng
and American ginseng possess anti-hyperglycemic activities.