Eleuthero aka. Siberian Ginseng
Eleuthero is widely used to support those feeling physically and mentally exhausted. It’s known for relieving experiences of stress by enhancing stamina, supporting adrenal function, and bringing crisp clarity to a tired mind. Oh yeah! You’re welcome, mama.
- Reduces fatigue
- Enhances focus
- Soothes stress
- Supports overal vitality
Eleuthero, or Siberian Ginseng (Eleutherococcus senticosus), originates from Eastern Russia, Northeastern China, Korea, and Japan. It has been used for thousands of years as an overall body tonic and adaptogen to strengthen Qi (energy). Although the plant’s common name is ginseng, it is not true Asian Ginseng. In an attempt to reduce confusion, many experts call Siberian Ginseng by a shortened version of its Latin name, Eleuthero. The two plants, Asian Ginseng and Siberian Ginseng, are botanical relatives with many similarities. However, it is widely agreed that Eleuthero is the more gentle healer and better tolerated by people of varying ages and physical constitutions.
Could Optimize Health and Vitality
Many experts consider Eleuthero a premiere tonic for vitality and a stellar adaptogen to strengthen the body during times of stress. A botanical adaptogen is one that supports all the body systems needed to help us better adapt to stress and change. Regular use of this botanical remedy can offer profound support for maintaining optimal health. Often celebrated as a remedy for resilience, Eleuthero can offer assistance in naviagting the challenges of stressful experiences and help restore those already feeling run-down from prolonged experiences of stress.
May Offer an Immune Boost
Eleuthero is also considered a wonderful immune tonic in the herbal community. Herbal protocols designed to boost overall immune function often include this remedy. Experiences of stress are known to impact our overall immune strength and Eleuthero is known to support a healthy stress response in the body, which includes supporting some key aspects of immune response.
Could Improve Brain Function
In addition, Eleuthero is also commonly praised for its ability to enhance cognitive function, most likely as a result of supporting healthy stamina and circulation in the body.
All of these actions combined have created Eleuthero’s reputation as an important go-to-remedy for overall health and vitality. It brings stamina, ease, and resiliency to hectic days and an overall feeling that you’ve totally got this (no matter what life throws at you). So, for moms, it’s basically a superpower elixir 🙂