Chaga Mushroom Biomass Powder
The True Tinder Polypore
English Name: Chaga
Latin: Inonotus Obliquus
The fungal biomass of Inonotus obliquus that comprises Chaga-MRL is certified 100% Organic in the United States by Quality Assurance International.
In December of 2005, MRL powder gained EU organic certification in accordance with EU Council Regulation (EEC) No. 2092/91 by Quality Assurance International.
Each package contains 250 grams.
Primary Traditional Functions
Nourishes Jing (both Yin and Yang), strengthens the Kidneys and Lungs and tonifies Qi, relieves depression of Liver Qi.
Who Can Use This Herb
Because it contains both Yin and Yang it can be used by anyone safely and over a long period of time. A powerful and proven immune tonic. Chaga helps the patient recover their physical power, to improve their appetite and to protect the body from infection.
Chaga is used in Russian folk medicine to treat tumors. It is a rich source of zinc, selenium, iron, chromium, manganese, copper and magnesium. It has a double direction adaptogenic effect on the immune system similar to the way Reishi modulates the immune system. Chaga has also been studied for its effect on the influenza virus and is listed in China as one of the five primary anti-influenza virus mushrooms.
Scientific studies done in Finland and Russia in 1958 showed that Chaga provides a huge effect on breast cancer, liver cancer, uterine cancer, gastric cancer, hypertension and diabetes. And in 1973 a case study of 50 patients was published in Russia on the effect Chaga has on psoriasis. The outcome had almost a 100% success rate. In China and Japan Chaga has astounding effects against cancers with no side effects. Further research shows strong anti-inflammatory and immune balancing properties that stimulates the body to produce natural killer cells. In a 48-patient human clinical trial in Poland in 1957, 10 patients treated with Chaga showed a reduction of tumor size, a decrease in pain, a decrease in the intensity and the frequency of hemorrhaging, and a recovery accompanied with better sleep, appetite and feelings of improvement. Most of these patients were females treated with Chaga for cancer of the genital organs or breast cancer.
In the west people are using Chaga against diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, insomnia, depression, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, colds, flu, Herpes and HIV/AIDS.