Modern and westernised lifestyle often brings forth the misconception that ginseng is a tonic for the older generation. In fact, ginseng is a supreme tonic that encompass numerous benefits that will enhance the health of both the young and the elderly. In countries such as Korea and China where diet plays a very important role in their daily lives, people start to appreciate and experience benefits of ginseng from young.
When do I need to take American Ginseng?
Before intense mental work
Before and after exercise
Lack of energy
Learning, examinations, feeling tense
Easy to get flu infection
Chest tightness, asthma, cough
Dryness in the mouth and constant thirst
Poor quality of sleep
Poor memory and concentration
Post surgery, post delivery, and recovering from an illness
Why is AVALON™ American Ginseng Slice with Honey unique?
Modernize Traditional Usage of American Ginseng – Experience its goodness in a simple step by chewing. The benefits are optimized by immediate absorption via the capillaries in the mouth during the chewing process.
Enhanced with Linden Honey – Contains of anti-inflammatory properties, linden honey can soothe and relieve sore throat as well as nourish our lungs. When combined with premium American ginseng, the health benefits are doubled and it enhances our body's immunity and overall well being.
Hygiene and Standardized Dosage – The product is ready-to-eat, vacuum-packed in sachets with standardized dosage of 5g per serving.
What are the differences between Ginseng and American Ginseng?
Ginseng (Panax ginseng) grows in the Northern Hemisphere in eastern Asia (mostly northern China and Korea) while American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) originates from the US and Canada. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, American ginseng possesses "cooling" property while Asian ginseng has "heating or warming" property to the body.
Why do I need to take American Ginseng?
American ginseng is regarded as an excellent adaptogen* that can boost the body's defense against stress. It also helps to replenish energy, support alertness and memory, strengthen immune system and nourish the lungs.
*Adaptogens are herbs which increase the body's ability to resist the damaging effects of stress, normalize body functions and increase body's overall defence without side effects.
What is the best way to take American Ginseng?
The ideal way to enjoy the maximum benefits of American ginseng is through chewing! Nutritional benefits of American ginseng are optimized during chewing process as it enhances absorption via the capillaries in the mouth. Besides, chewing also promotes saliva secretion, nourishing the throat and prevents dryness of mouth. AVALON™ American Ginseng Slice with Honey is ready to eat and can be chewed on directly.
How much and how often should I take American Ginseng?
For best results, American ginseng should be consumed in moderation on regular basis. AVALON™ American Ginseng Slice with Honey is vacuum packed in standardized dosage of 5g per sachet. Take 1 sachet daily to maintain consistency of dosage and to avoid over-dosage. For general healthcare, consume a sachet (5g) daily. Feeling fatigue, post operation, post delivery and recovering from illness, consume 2 sachets daily.
Would taking American Ginseng bring heatiness?
Taking American ginseng will not bring "heatiness". TCM believes that American ginseng has cooling properties and is normally used to cool down fevers or summer heat.
Are there any side effects or precaution of taking American Ginseng?
Long term consumption of American ginseng will not bring side effects. However, people who are on medication, pregnant and breast-feeding women are advised to consult their doctor before taking AVALON™ American Ginseng Slice with Honey. It is not recommended for children under 12 years old. On top of that, avoid taking radish and tea during consumption of American ginseng as radish may destroy the effect of American ginseng while tea which contains of tannic acid will reduce the nutrition absorption for American ginseng.
• If you are on medication, nursing, pregnant or considering pregnancy, please consult your healthcare practitioner prior use of this product.
• Not recommended for children under 12 years old
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. If the symptoms persists, please seek medical attention.