Latin Name : Radix Panacis Quinquefolii
Chinese Name : 西洋参
American ginseng is a small plant native to the forests of the northern and central United States. It is now mainly cultivated and produced in United States, China, Canada and France.
The root contains ginsenosides (i.e. pseudoginsenoside F11, ginsenosides Rb1-Rb3, Rc-Rf, Rg1-Rg3, Rg8, Rh1, RA0, R0, F1-F4, quinquenosides I-V), which stimulate the immune system and fight fatigue and stress.