Delicious, however research
suggests it may be beneficial for reducing blood pressure, cancer therapy,
athletic endurance, heart attack & stroke reduction, erectile dysfunction,
diabetes, insomnia, fatigue and cholesterol reduction.
Containing high amounts of
saponins and anti-oxidants, Xiancao was determined to be the only common factor
between the unusual concentration of Chinese from Guangxi & Sichuan living
beyond 100 years of age.