MHM-EX? is Botaniex’s branded Monkey Head Mushroom Extract. Monkey head mushroom is rich in a variety of polysaccharides, antioxidants, and amino acids that play vital roles in human health. Botaniex’s proprietary extraction technology ensures the chemical stability of nutrient content and increases the bioavailability of polysaccharides in the extract. Botaniex provides Extract of the Monkey Head Mushroom in the following specifications.
|Monkey Head Mushroom Extract||MHM-EX?/POLY10||
|Monkey Head Mushroom Extract||MHM-EX?/POLY20||
|Monkey Head Mushroom Extract||MHM-EX?/POLY30||
|Monkey Head Mushroom Extract||MHM-EX?/POLY40||
*Customized specification available upon request.
Monkey Head Mushroom
Monkey Head Mushroom gets its name from its distinct growth of hair like structures bundled together that unsurprisingly look like the hair on a Monkey’s head. In the West, this mushroom is sometimes referred to as the Lion’s mane mushroom. Most common uses for the mushroom have been to stimulate the immune system, lower cholesterol levels, treat ulcers, and prevent the onset of cancer. Recent research has also unearthed the Mushroom’s ability to prevent and treat neurological damage and improve cognitive function.
|Botanical Name||Hericium erinaceus|
|Part of Fungi Used||Cystocarp|
- Boosts Immune Function
- Lowers Cholesterol and Blood Sugar
- Treats Ulcers and hemorrhoids
- Prevents and treats cancer
- Delays visible signs of aging
- Improves neural health
- Enhances Cognitive abilities
The health benefits attributed to the consumption of the Monkey Head Mushroom are similar to those of other medicinal mushrooms, and it follows that many of the active components are similar. Polysaccharides in particular demonstrate anti-tumor and cancer suppressing properties. While antioxidants and other protein complexes provide mechanisms through which blood sugar levels are lowered. Neurological benefits of the Monkey Head Mushroom are mostly attributed to the phenol-analogous Hericenone.
There are no known adverse drug interactions or contraindications. Diabetics should take caution when taking consuming these fungal based extracts along with their regular medication as the degree of blood sugar modulation will change, consult a physician. Individuals who may be allergic to certain fungi should also take caution.
Typical dosage is 250-270mg of extract per day.
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