Atmospheric energy: warm
Flavor: bland, bitter
Meridians: Lung, Spleen, Heart, Liver and Kidney
Tonic actions: Qi and Immune tonic
Reishi mushroom can help tone the heart and calms the Shen. It has been known to increase T-cells and interferon (a protein prodeced by cells to defend against viral infections and some cancers). It moves Qi and blood in the chest and opens lungs to expel phlegm. Also used for hyperlipidemia (excessive level of fats in the blood).
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