The main active ingredients of Reishi Mushroom (Ganoderma Lucidum-Ling Zhi in Chinese) are Reishi Polysaccharides, Reishi Triterpenes, Organic Germanium, etc. The highest amount of effective Polysaccharides are found in the Reishi spores. However, the spores are very scarce, occurring in less than 1Kg per 1000 Kg of dry Reishi fruitbody. So they are extremely valuable. The Reishi spores are surrounded by two layers of hard shells, and hard to digest. The effectiveness of cracked spores is several dozen times higher than intact spores. The process involved ultra-low temperature with oxygen-free environment to avoid oxidation. 98% broken ratio is achieved with more active Polysaccharides content and Triterpenoids. It also has essential fatty acids with high bioactivities.
It induces the production of interferon, activates natural killer cells and macrophages, strengthens the immune system, strengthens and improves the functions of various organs in the human body, especially the virus- suppressing nucleoproteins.
2. Its high adapogen content help reduces the side-effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy: fatigue, lack of appetite and bad digestion. It is especially useful for improving the quality of life for terminal cancer patients.
3. For the circulatory system, it strengthens the heart, used in China for centuries to improves circulation in the coronary arteries as said to "Unlock the heart knot" using TCM theory.
4. It can strengthen the detoxification function of the liver, possibility of improving liver function and repairing damaged liver cells.
5. It helps improving digestion.