What Are Adaptogenic Herbs?

What Are Adaptogenic Herbs?

Adaptogenic herbs, also known as adaptogens, support the immune system and the body's ability to cope with varying types of temporary stress. The many adaptogenic properties provide multiple health benefits. These herbal supplements have been used for thousands of years in both Chinese medicine and Ayurvedic medicine traditions. An adaptogen herb can also help support your body's natural energy level and nervous system health.

Chronic stress can be debilitating. An adaptogen supplement could be the answer you've been looking for to help minimize prolonged stress, improve stress response, and promote overall health. Lower your stress level more easily by incorporating some of our adaptogen herbal tinctures into your day to day diet for stress relief. Adaptogens also can have the added benefits of fighting physical and mental fatigue, improving cognitive function, increasing immune response and immune function, providing mental clarity and enhanced focus, and countering depression and anxiety.

Not only will your stress levels go down with an adaptogenic herb, but so will your cortisol levels. Cortisol is a stress hormone that the adrenal gland releases when you are stressed. With lower levels, the chance for potential weight gain from cortisol goes down also.

Overall, there many benefits to adaptogenic herbal supplements. Here are some of the popular adaptogenic herbal products from Cedar Bear®:

adrenal support supplements
Adrenal Focus Blend
Ashwagandha Root
Ginseng Root Asian
Ginseng Vitality Blend
Holy Basil Leaf
Maca Root
Rhodiola Root