How does Poria Mushroom work?
Poria mushroom contains chemicals that might improve kidney function, lower serum cholesterol, reduce inflammation, and suppress immune function. It might also have antitumor and anti-vomiting effects.
Are there safety concerns?
Poria mushroom appears to be safe for most people. There aren't any known adverse effects of poria mushroom, but it hasn't been well researched by scientists.
Do not take poria mushroom if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Dosing considerations for Poria Mushroom.
The appropriate dose of poria mushroom depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for poria mushroom. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.
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