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Ginseng Root - Supplement - Uses - Health Benefits - Side Effects

Ginseng is a dietary supplement. Information on the common uses, health benefits, and side effects of ginseng. Ginseng root (Panax) has been used as a herbal remedy for thousands of years. You should compare ingredients of all ginseng products, since there are several types of ginseng species with different uses, benefits, and potential side effects.
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Finding American Ginseng for Fun and Profit
American ginseng is a perennial herb that grows under a portion of the deciduous forests of the eastern United States. Wild ginseng once thrived throughout most of the nation's eastern seaboard. Because of a demand for ginseng root, ginseng was over-harvested during the 1970s and has attained endangered species status in certain locations.

Frequently Asked Questions About Ginseng
Frequently asked questions about the dietary supplement Ginseng, from The Online Ginseng Store.

Profile: Ginseng (Panax)
Profile and essential information on the dietary supplement Ginseng (Panax), from WholeHealthMD.

Profile: Siberian Ginseng
Essential information on the dietary supplement Siberian ginseng, from WholeHealthMD.

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