Historically, astragalus has been used in traditional Chinese medicine, usually in combination with other herbs, to support and enhance the immune system.
Herbazest - Astralagus
Gives a detailed explanation on Astralagus's medicinal uses, as well as information on the plant, its history, and biology.
Loyola Medicine: Astralagus
Factsheet including warnings, side effects and interactions.
NCCIH - Astralagus
Provides basic information including common names, uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information.
Sloan-Kettering - Astralagus
Includes information on uses, constituents and mechanism of action.
University of Maryland Medical Center
Presents an overview of the plant alongside its medicinal uses and indications. Includes precautions and supporting research.
Article covering astralagus's ecology, traditional uses and research.
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