Native to the Far East, Shiitakes (Lentinula edodes) are among the most widely recognized gourmet mushrooms. They are prized by health practitioners for their unique protein-free polysaccharides, believed to be instrumental in Supporting Natural Immunity in those who consume them.*
Host Defense® Shiitake Extract uses Certified Organic mushroom mycelium and fruitbodies, with a full spectrum of constituents: polysaccharides (beta glucans, arabinoxylane, glucose, xylose, galactose and mannose), glycoproteins, ergosterols, triterpenoids and other myco-nutrients, which are essential for Supporting Natural Immunity.*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.