Astragalus is a medicinal herb derived from the root of the Astragalus membranaceus plant, commonly known as milkvetch or huang-qi. It has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for centuries due to its potential health benefits.
WHY WE INCORPORATE IT
Astragalus is utilized in pet products because of its immune-boosting and anti-inflammatory properties. It can enhance pet health by supporting their immune systems and reducing inflammation, making it a valuable addition to products for dogs, cats, and horses.
Astragalus can be found in its natural habitat in various regions of Asia, particularly China and Mongolia. It thrives in arid climates and is often used as a forage crop to improve soil quality and prevent soil erosion.
Did You Know?
In traditional Chinese medicine, Astragalus is known as "huang-qi," which translates to "yellow leader" due to its yellow roots and reputation as a powerful tonic herb.