Lion’s Mane (Hericium erinaceus)

Lion’s Mane

Part Used

Fruiting Body

Country of Origin


What is Lion’s Mane for?

Lion's mane is a type of medicinal mushroom that has been long used in Traditional Chinese Medicine. It can be enjoyed raw, cooked, dried or steeped as a tea and its extracts are often used in supplements. Lion’s mane contains a number of health-promoting substances, like antioxidants and beta-glucans, that have beneficial effects on the body, especially the brain, heart and gut.

Traditional Health Benefits of Lion’s Mane

  • Protects brain cells from damage

  • May reduce diabetic nerve pain

  • Reduces heart disease risk

  • Helps lower blood sugar

  • Boosts the immune system

  • Protects against stomach & intestinal ulcers

  • Stimulates the growth of brain cells

  • Help relieve mild symptoms of anxiety & depression

  • May help speed up recovery time from nervous system injuries

  • Contains powerful antioxidant & anti-inflammatory compounds


  • Artificial Coloring Free

  • Artificial Flavoring Free

  • GMO Free

  • Sugar Free

  • Soy Free

  • Yeast Free

  • Dairy Free

  • Corn Free
  • Gluten Free

  • Wheat Free

  • Nut Free

  • MSG Free

  • Egg Free

  • Fish Free

  • Peanut Free

  • Shellfish Free

  • Kosher

  • Organic


This information in our Ingredient Reference Guide is intended only as a general reference for further exploration and is not a replacement for professional health advice. This content does not provide dosage information, format recommendations, toxicity levels, or possible interactions with prescription drugs. Accordingly, this information should be used only under the direct supervision of a qualified health practitioner such as a naturopathic physician.

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