Origin: A type of mushroom that grows on mulberry trees.
Also Known As:
Black hoof mushroom
Overview: Organic Phellinus Mushroom is a medicinal mushroom used in Japan, Korea and China for centuries to prevent ailments as diverse as gastroenteric dysfunction, diarrhea, haemorrhage and cancers.
It is shaped like a hoof, has a bitter taste, and in the wild grows on mulberry trees. The stem’s color ranges from dark brown to black. In Korean traditional medicine, the mushroom is consumed in the form of hot tea. Early research has suggested that Phellinus linteus has anti-breast cancer activity.
- Fighting certain forms of cancer
- Inhibiting the development of diabetes
- Treating atopic dermatitis
Common Dosage: At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for sanghuang.