Chinese herbal medicine Oriental Botanicals® Astragalus 8 is used to help the immune system and support a return to good health. The herbs in Astragalus 8 have been used for centuries to help people strengthen their body’s defences and restore good health. Astragalus 8 is based on an ancient Chinese therapy called Fu Zheng Pei Ben. In Chinese medicine terms Fu Zheng means to rectify and support the normal, healthy vital energy (Qi) of all body systems, while Pei Ben means to strengthen the resistance mechanisms of the body especially those relating to healthy immune function. Astragalus 8 is used to assist with colds, coughs and flu (upper respiratory tract infections), chronic fatigue, and recurrent conditions such as sore throats.
The benefits of these tablets include:
Promote a healthy immune system.
Enhance recovery during convalescence.
Reduce the risk of developing colds and flu.
Enhance recovery post-operatively and following illness.
Adults: Take 2 tablets once or twice daily. Child 6-12 yrs: Take 1-2 tablets once or twice daily. Child 2-6 yrs: Take ½-1 tablet once or twice daily. Tablet must be crushed and mixed with syrup or honey.
Not suitable for children under 5 years of age without medical supervision. During pregnancy, always consult with a qualified health professional before taking herbal medicines and nutritional supplements. Don’t use during acute infection, particularly when fever is present. Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist consult your health professional. If you have any pre-existing conditions, are on any medications, always talk to your health professional before use. Some products should be ceased at least two weeks before any elective surgery, please confirm with your health professional.