It improves lung capacity and supplies us with energy
Cordyceps is an amazing energy-boosting mushroom as it can increase ATP production with compounds such as adenosine and cordycepine. ATP is a compound that gives our cells energy. Therefore, Cordyceps is recommended when it comes to physical performance. In TCM, the healthy drug Cordyceps is also used for lung problems such as asthma or even seasonal allergies.
Other names: Caterpillar Fungus, Caterpillar Mushroom, Cs-4, Champignon Chenille, Chinese Caterpillar Fungus, Cordyceps sinensis, Dong Chong Xia Cao, Dong Chong Zia Cao, Hsia Ts'Ao Tung Ch'Ung, Jinshuibao Jiaonang, Jinshuibao Pian, Ophiocordyceps sinensis, Tochukaso, Vegetable Caterpillar.