Haya Labs Astragalus is a very powerful immune stimulator that helps the body to adapt in various stress-related circumstances, including physical, psychological and emotional stress. Benefits: Supports the immune system Decreases stress levels Anti-inflammatory effect Fights fatigue Decreases high blood pressure Decreases blood sugar levels Adaptogenic effects Antioxidative properties Astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus) is the active ingredient of Haya Labs Astragalus, which has been used in China for thousands of years to support the immune system and decrease the stress levels. The Chinese name of Astragalus is ‘human ki’ which means ‘yellow energy’. Asian scientists have developed a few studies on this herb’s influence over health. All these studies only confirm the fact that Astragalus is a powerful adaptogen capable to promote a healthy immune system and that it has strong anti-inflammatory properties. The part of the plant that is being used for medical purposes is the root. Haya Labs Astragalus is also a powerful antioxidant which means that it protects the body from the harmful impact of the free radicals and the result is a healthier cardiovascular system. According to some studies, Astragalus may be used to improve the recovery after surgical procedures, as well as to prevent colds and respiratory infections.