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Triterpenes

Triterpenes – A class of chemical compounds that can be anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial and anti-viral.

-Most common:

  • Ganoderic Acids

  • Lucidic Acids

  • Sterols

 

  1. Supports the immune system

  2. Can kill cancer cells and tumors

  3. Can kill cells infected with a virus

  4. Helps liver function

  5. Calming effect on the nervous system

  • Improves sleep

  • Reduce depression

  • Reduce anxiety

  • Increase focus

  • Good for digestion

  • Balancing hormones

  • Reducing blood pressure

Extraction method: Alcohol

Mushrooms in this catagory of extraction include Reishi and Chaga

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