Maitake mushrooms have been an important part of traditional Japanese herbology for hundreds of years. Maitake's traditional use has been as an as an adaptogen and general tonic. Modern Maitake supplements are used almost exclusively to benefit the immune system.
Health Benefits of Maitake
Maitake mushroom contains active components identified as polysaccharides of various molecular weight and structure. Maitake products vary somewhat in the types and concentration of immune-stimulating polysaccharides they contain.
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