1.Strengthen Immune System
Astragalus membranceus extract’s primary function is as an immune stimulator supporting and enhancing the body’s own defense system while controlling autoimmune issues.
Astragalus stimulates the production of T cell, Natural Killer (NK) cell, macrophages, immunoglobulin, interferon all important function that the body uses to fight viruses.
2.Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties
Astragalus extract powder is sometimes used on the skin for wounds.
In addition, studies have shown that astragalus has antiviral properties and stimulates the immune system, suggesting that it may help prevent colds.
3.Cardiovascular system improvement
There is also evidence for cardiovascular system improvement, particularly in clinical parameters associated with angina, congestive heart failure and acute myocardial infarct.
This may be due to the herb’s antioxidant activity. Its use in the treatment of hepatitis in modern Chinese medicine is supported by the demonstration of hepatoprotective activity in animal studies.
4.Reduction of Fatigue in Athletes
Herbal extracts containing astragalus may help athletes utilize oxygen, thereby reducing their fatigue. Because astragalus is an adaptogen, it can also help the body adapt to the physical stress brought on by exercise.