- Has hepato-protective effects.
- Stimulates energy production.
- Has adaptogen properties that increase the ability to withstand stress.
The red berry of Schizandra chinensis, a plant originating from Northern China, unusually combines the five tastes, hence its Chinese name "wu-wei-zi" ("fruit with five tastes"), now available to buy at Supersmart in vegetarian capsules.
The fruit of Schizandra Sinensis belongs to the category of astringent tonics. It is used not only to increase strength and physical, intellectual and sexual stamina, but also to treat certain respiratory and digestive conditions. It is an adaptogen that increases the body's ability to withstand stress.
Schizandra nourishes the kidneys: it stimulates adrenal cortical activity and helps combat chronic fatigue by stimulating energy production at its source. It can be used for long periods with no side effects.
Buy Schizandra Chinensis capsules for adaptogen benefits.
As well as supplementing with Schizandra Chinensis, you may find these other nutritional supplements of interest too.
Discover the properties of Adaptix, a combination of eight plant extracts with adaptogen properties. See also Organic Royal jelly which helps to restore energy, drive and vitality in periods of fatigue and exhaustion.
|Daily serving: 3 capsules
Number of servings per bottle: 20
|Quantity per serving|
|10:1 Schisandra chinensis extract standardised to provide 9% schizandrin||750 mg|
|Other ingredients: Acacia gum, rice bran.|
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