Reishi Mushroom Health Benefits and Potential Side Effects*
Discover Reishi Mushroom Health Benefits and Potential Side Effects*
Keep reading to learn about how Reishi mushroom health benefits and side effects relate to our modern lifestyles.
Bountiful Benefits of Reishi Mushroom*
Reishi has a strong reputation for being a mushroom that promotes longevity and vitality for many reasons; and Reishi mushroom health benefits can certainly support our bodies and minds in adapting the effects of the modern world.* Reishi supports normal healthy aging of both brain and body.* Reishi also assists in graceful normal healthy aging because of its ability to promote normal sleep in times of occasional sleeplessness.*
Reishi mushroom properties also support oxygen flow, and support already normal cardiovascular health.*
It is wise to research both Reishi mushroom health benefits and side effects when considering whether a Reishi supplement could be right for you. In the next section, learn about potential side effects.
Potential Side Effects of Reishi Mushroom*
As with any dietary supplement, consult your physician before incorporating Reishi mushroom (health benefits and side effects can vary) into your regimen. Possible adverse effects may occur from using Reishi in higher doses if you are also taking medication.* Reishi in particular is known to have contraindications with blood thinners, chemotherapy drugs, and immunosuppressant drugs.* We are not doctors, and as always we encourage you to consult your primary health care provider for more information prior to consuming any supplement.*
Reishi supports healthy clotting and blood flow, so if you are already taking drugs for this purpose, Reishi could possibly become too much for the cardiovascular system.* This is true for more than just Reishi in the functional mushroom world — so be mindful of this, if you are turning to fungal supplement to support your health and vitality.*
Finding a Quality Source of Reishi
Deservingly, Reishi has gained popularity in the west as a natural alternative, and is fairly ubiquitous within health-conscious communities.* However, it’s important to be selective with your purchases, as many reishi supplements are not created equal. A study done by the United States Pharmacopeial Convention found that roughly 75% of Reishi supplements don’t even contain Reishi!*
At Mushroom Revival, we are proud to offer 100% fruiting body, organically grown, dual-extracted Reishi tincture—three characteristics any mushroom supplement should have. We strive to provide the best quality mushroom supplements available. Now that you’ve educated yourself on Reishi mushroom health benefits and side effects, try our Reishi tincture for yourself here!
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