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Eleutero Root Powder
Eleuthero Root Powder
Botanical Name: Eleutherococcus senticosus
Eleuthero , also known as devil's bush, is a shrub found in Siberia and Korea, as well as in some parts of the US Pacific Northwest and British Columbia.
The root of the plant, formerly known as Siberian ginseng, has been used in Chinese medicine for centuries.
Today, the dried and powdered root is encapsulated, used to make tea, or mixed into other beverages.
Famous for its healthful and adaptogenic properties, eleuthero has become well known globally. Also called Siberian ginseng, it is a member of the Araliaceae family and grows in mountain thickets throughout Japan, China, Korea, and Russia. Eleuthero root is often made into a tea or extract.
Check with your doctor before using this herb if you also take anti-diabetes or anticoagulant medications because this herb may increase their effects.