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Poria Mushroom

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What other names is Poria Mushroom known by?

Bai Fu Ling, Champignon Poria, China-root, Fu Ling, FuShen, Hoelen, Hongos Poria, Indian Bread, Matsuhodo, Mushroom, Polyporus, Poria, Poria cocos, Poria Cocos Sclerotium, Poria Sclerotium, Sclerotium of Tuckahoe, Sclerotium Poria Cocao, Sclerotium Poriae Cocos, Tuckahoe, Wolfiporia cocos.

What is Poria Mushroom?

Poria mushroom is a fungus. The filaments are used as medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Amnesia, anxiety, restlessness, fatigue, tension, nervousness, dizziness, difficult or painful urination, fluid retention, insomnia, inflamed spleen, stomach problems, diarrhea, tumors, and coughs.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).

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