This article needs cleanup to meet MEpedia's guidelines.
This page needs additional references or sources for verification - multiple references need to be added. (Jul 2020)
Ginseng is the root of the plants in the genus "Panax", subspecies coming from Appalachia, South China, and Korea and has been used in traditional medicine for centuries. Traditional Chinese medicine uses it as a muscle relaxant and a tonic for patients with chronic illnesses.
There are many different types of ginseng, with Siberian ginseng having the most evidence to help improve fatigue and weakness in the short term.
Alternative names[edit | edit source]
Uses[edit | edit source]
Theory[edit | edit source]
Evidence[edit | edit source]
Risks and side effects[edit | edit source]
Costs and availability[edit | edit source]
Learn more[edit | edit source]
See also[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
adverse reaction - Any unintended or unwanted response to the treatment under investigation in a clinical trial.