Maitake Mushroom Powder – Organic

Maitake Mushroom Powder – Organic

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Made from 100% fruiting body with no mycelium

Maitake mushroom powder is traditionally used to provide immune support, through activating natural immune cells.

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Organic Maitake Mushroom Powder

Maitake mushroom powder is traditionally used to provide immune support, through activating natural immune cells. Recent research suggests maitake may also have antiviral and antimicrobial properties, and could also have high levels of antioxidants.

Maitake has been prized in Asia for thousands of years for its health benefits. The Japanese word “maitake” means “dancing mushroom,” a name derived from the reaction of people having found these mushrooms, which are very valuable. Also in Japan, maitake can grow to more than 50 pounds (20 kg), earning this giant mushroom the title ‘King of Mushrooms’.

Soil AssociationIngredients: 100% Maitake mushroom fruiting body
Country of Origin: China
Latin Name: Grifola Frondosa Polyporaceae Other Names: Maitake, Huishu Hua

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Grown on wood

Our maitake powder is grown on wood and made from 100% fruiting body for maximum nutritional spectrum.

This product has been tested for pesticides, artificial fertilisers, heavy metals, e.coli, yeast, mould, salmonella and foreign matter. This product contains no bulking agents, added sugar, palm oil or GMO.

Maitake Mushrooms

Suggested use:

The usual daily dose is between 3g-7g per day.

Maitake’s effects are cumulative. You probably won’t notice anything after using it just once or sporadically. Take it every day and be patient. It can take a few weeks to 2 months to notice an effect.

Unlike other medicinal mushrooms, maitake doesn’t seem to have anti-inflammatory effects, thus those with autoimmune diseases and women who are pregnant should not take it.

Take with vitamin C, research has shown vitamin C increases the absorption of polysaccharides in the body. Add an orange, some camu camu or a multivitamin to your maitake routine!

Nutritional info Per 100g
Energy KJ – 1180KJ
Energy Kcal – 283Kcal
Protein – 17.69g
Fat – 3.57g
of which saturates – 0.55g
Carbohydrate – 26.60g
of which sugars – 7.73g
Sodium – <0.010g
Salt – 0.02g

Packed on premises that handles nuts & seeds.

Allergen free from:
Peanut, Peanut Oil
Tree nuts
Sesame Seeds
Milk & Derivatives
Wheat & Gluten
Other Known Allergens
Free from any GMO

The UK government's nutrition and health claim regulations are very strict.  As a result, we cannot state the full benefits of this product on our site and we encourage you to do your own research.

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