Results for: Schisandra

What does schisandra do?

Schisandra fruit contains at least 30 different lignans. Lignans, which are sometimes described as phytoestrogens (plant-derived compounds with estrogen-like activity), are kn (MORE)
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How is schisandra taken?

Schisandra's dried fruit is used, and the herb is prepared in the form of powder, tincture (an alcoholic extract), and wine.
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What is schisandra used for?

Historically, it was used to treat mental illness, night sweats, coughs, thirst, insomnia , chronic dysentery (diarrhea containing blood and mucus), premature ejaculation, and (MORE)