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). For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.