Reishi Mushroom Extract

Reishi Mushroom Extract

Reishi Mushroom Extract

  • Botanical Source: Ganoderma lucidum
  • Appearance: Brown yellow powder
  • Particle Size: 80 mesh
  • Part Used: Fruiting body or mycelium
  • Specification: Polysaccharide 7%-50%, Triterpene 1%-8%
  • Solubility: 100% water soluble


What is Reishi Mushroom Extract?

Ganoderma lucidum extract, often referred to as the “longevity bacteria,” is derived from Ganoderma lucidum. This extract is rich in scientifically validated bioactive compounds that play a crucial role in promoting bodily relaxation, immune modulation, anti-aging effects, improved sleep quality, and overall wellness.

The primary constituents of organic Ganoderma lucidum extract consist of triterpenes, polysaccharides, β-glucan, and Ganoderma lucidum A. in English. These components play a crucial role in the beneficial properties and therapeutic effects of this natural extract.

The concentration of triterpenoids in Ganoderma lucidum is primarily found in the outer layer of the fruiting body. As the fruiting body matures, the content of these compounds tends to increase.

Beta-glucan possesses numerous beneficial properties including free radical scavenging, radiation resistance, cholesterol dissolution, prevention of hyperlipidemia, and infection resistance. It finds extensive applications across various industries such as food, cosmetics, and health products.

The Benefits of Reishi Mushroom Extract

Boost Immune System

The Reishi mushroom contains a wealth of bioactive compounds, including antioxidants and fiber-rich beta-glucan. These compounds have the potential to strengthen the body’s immune response by stimulating the production of white blood cells. Numerous studies have demonstrated that Reishi can support the generation of important immune cells like B cells and T cells, which are essential for bolstering the body’s defense mechanisms against infection and disease.

Anti-cancer Properties

Numerous studies have indicated that Ganoderma lucidum holds triterpenes and polysaccharide compounds, which exhibit potential anti-cancer and anti-tumor properties. It is important to note that Reishi mushrooms should not be used as a replacement for medical treatments; however, they can provide significant benefits as part of a comprehensive approach to overall well-being.

Several studies have examined the potential benefits of Reishi in treating prostate and colorectal cancer. These studies have focused on the impact of Reishi on specific signaling pathways related to inflammation and the development of cancer.

Furthermore, a review study indicates that incorporating mushrooms into traditional cancer treatments may enhance the functionality of white blood cells and promote an improved quality of life for patients.

Improves Mood and Reduces Fatigue

Based on research, Reishi mushrooms have been found to contain compounds that have a soothing effect on the nervous system. This can be beneficial in reducing stress levels and inducing relaxation. Additionally, another study has indicated that Reishi mushrooms may offer relief from anxiety and depression, offering a natural approach to supporting mental well-being.

Further research is required to validate these assertions. Although Reishi mushrooms may hold potential benefits for individuals with specific medical conditions, there remains uncertainty surrounding their impact on the overall health of individuals without preexisting medical conditions.

The Specification of Reishi Mushroom Extract

Product Name Reishi Mushroom Extract
Botanical Source Ganoderma Lucidum
Appearance Brown Yellow Powder
Particle Size 80 Mesh
Part Used Fruiting Body
Specification Polysaccharide 7%-50%,          Triterpene 1%-8%
Solubility 100% Water Soluble
Test Method UV
Certification Organic, HACCP, ISO, QS, Halal, Kosher
Application Health-care, Products, Pharmaceuticals, Nutrition Supplements
Quality Non-GMO, Non-irradiation, Allergen Free, BSE/TSE Free

Product Description

  • GMO Status: GMO free
  • Irradiation: Has not been irradiated
  • Allergen: Does not contain any allergen
  • Additive: Without the use of artificial preservatives, flavors or colors.

FocusHerb organic Reishi mushroom extract is certified organic quality USDA Organic, EU Organic and JAS Organic as well as Kosher Checked and Halal Certified. We can provide a Certificate of Transaction (COI) for your order.

Related Products

Reishi powder

  • Reishi powder of fruit body or mycelium
  • Ganoderma β-glucan powder, (from fruit body)
  • Organic or Non-Organic Reishi mushroom powder

Reishi extract powder

  • 10%-50% polysaccharide, (from fruit body or mycelium)
  • 10%-40% beta-glucan, (from fruit body)
  • 10%-50% organic polysaccharide, 10%-40% β-glucan,
    Water-soluble or 80% water-soluble extract powder.

Organic or non-organic Reishi extract powder

  • Reishi spore powder
  • Reishi spore powder: triterpenoids 1%-4% (organic or inorganic)
  • Reishi spore powder with broken cells: 1%-4% of triterpenes (organic or inorganic)
  • Reishi spore oil: 20% triterpenes (organic or non-organic)

Do You Test For Heavy Metals?

Certainly. All products are screened twice for heavy metals. We follow the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) guidelines for heavy metals. Our heavy metal limits are even stricter than those set by the AHPA.

What Kind of UV Method Do You Use?

We use PSA, PSA is phenol sulfuric acid, but phenol and sulfuric acid are two different liquids. We use sulfuric acid to hydrolyze the polysaccharide to glucose, then combine phenol and glucose into a colored product, and then use UV to detect the polysaccharide content.

Extract Method

Hot water & Alcohol extract & Dual extract.

Why FocusHerb Reishi Mushroom Extract?

FocusHerb has been focusing on the production and advancement of botanical extracts for many years. We offer these items at competitive prices. Our fruits and vegetable powder undergo rigorous independent testing to ensure they are safe to eat around the world.

How To Buy Reishi Mushroom Extract?

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