Ginseng radix, ginseng root.
Ginseng root consists of the dried main and lateral root and root hairs of Panax ginseng C. A. Meyer [Fam. Araliaceae], as well as their preparations in effective dosage.
The root contains at least 1.5 percent ginsenosides, calculated as ginsenoside Rg1.
Unless otherwise prescribed:
- 1 - 2 g of root;
- equivalent preparations.
Cut root for teas, powder and galenical preparations for internal use.
Generally up to 3 months.
A repeated course is feasible.
In various stress models, e.g., an immobilization test and the coldness test, the resistance of laboratory test animals (rodents) was increased.