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Can I get ginseng naturally from foods?

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There are no natural food sources of ginseng, but ginseng is sometimes added to energy drinks and foods.

SOURCES:

Longe, J., ed. The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, second edition, 2004.

Natural Standard Patient Monograph: “Ginseng.”

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine web site: "Asian Ginseng."

Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario on September 26, 2020

SOURCES:

Longe, J., ed. The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, second edition, 2004.

Natural Standard Patient Monograph: “Ginseng.”

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine web site: "Asian Ginseng."

Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario on September 26, 2020

From: Ginseng

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