Schisandra (Schisandra chinensis)
Fruit & Seed
Country of Origin
What is Schisandra for?
Schisandra has long been used in the traditional medicines of China and Russia. It is classed as an herbal adaptogen, meaning it helps prevent physical and chemical stress on the body. In traditional Chinese medicine, schisandra is considered beneficial to qi, the life force or energy inherent in all living things.
Traditional Health Benefits of Schisandra
Lower stress levels
Increases endurance & energy levels
Enhances mental performance
Improves liver function
Helps maintain vitality & supports healthy cellular function
Helps lower inflammatory responses
Alleviates some symptoms of menopause - hot flashes, sweating & heart palpitations
Artificial Coloring Free
Artificial Flavoring Free
- Corn Free
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.