In Traditional Chinese Medicine, Cordyceps was considered an exceptional tonic. The first written record was mentioned in the year AD 620. It was often used as a lung and kidney tonic making it useful for respiratory ailments, physical exhaustion, and a weak constitution.
Enhancing one’s libido and performance benefits are also associated with Cordyceps in traditional literature.
As a powerful adaptogenic mushroom, Cordyceps is known to be a natural energy booster, supports endurance and stamina, helps the adrenal system manage stress, and has anti-viral properties.