Acanthopanax senticosus is also called Acanthopanax senticosus because its efficacy is similar to ginseng. Shennong Classic of Materia Medica classifies it as "top grade", "Boiling Classic of Food" calls it "golden and jade vanilla", "Famous Medical Record" describes the efficacy of Acanthopanax senticosus as "tonifying the middle, improving the essence, strengthening the muscles and bones, strengthening the will". It can be seen that the efficacy of Acanthopanax senticosus and its many, then let's look at the efficacy and function of Acanthopanax senticosus.
1. Tranquilize the mind
When the body is insufficient in oxygen absorption, it is prone to drowsiness, yawning and rolling idleness. Acanthopanax senticosus is an aerobic substance, which can regulate the excitation and inhibition process of the central nervous system, so that the two tend to be balanced, which is beneficial to intelligence and soothing.
The extracts and glycosides from the roots of Acanthopanax senticosus have anti-fatigue effects. The effect of glycosides is stronger than that of extracts of ginseng and ginsenosides.
Acanthopanax senticosus has been shown to improve sensitivity and physical endurance, but there has been no decline in the efficacy of caffeine-containing products. Acanthopanax senticosus can improve the use of oxygen in exercise muscles. This means that the body can maintain longer aerobic exercise and recover more quickly.
The extract of Acanthopanax senticosus has anti-arrhythmic effect, which increases the normal sinus rhythm time and significantly reduces the abnormal action potential. Acanthopanax senticosus extract can attenuate myocardial ischemic tissue damage, promote the regeneration of surface cells and the recovery of myocardial infarction area.
5. Mediation of the central nervous system
Acanthopanax senticosus has effects on the excitation and inhibition of the central nervous system. Acanthopanax senticosus not only improves the excitation process, but also strengthens the inhibition process, which tends to concentrate the inhibition, makes the differentiation more complete, and increases the internal inhibition process in the cerebral cortex. Acanthopanax senticosus also has the function of anti-convulsion.
6. Enhancing immunity
Acanthopanax senticosus can significantly improve the ability of cells to induce interferon, protect leukopenia caused by subcutaneous injection of cyclophosphamide, and prevent leukopenia. Acanthopanax senticosus has been used in many immune-related diseases.
Warm tips:Although Acanthopanax senticosus is non-toxic and mild in nature, some people will suffer from insomnia, allergy, depression and anxiety when they take high doses of Acanthopanax senticosus, and a small number of people will suffer from mild diarrhea. In addition, people with Yin deficiency and fire prosperity will take Acanthopanax senticosus cautiously.