What is Chaga?

Category: Supplements

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Chaga mushroom has a history of use in folk and botanical medicine as a remedy for cancer, gastritis, ulcers, and tuberculosis of the bones.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Support nutritional health 3 1
General health 2 0
Abdominal bloating 1 0
Multiple sclerosis 1 0
Pain 1 0
Rheumatoid arthritis 1 0

Show all 9 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Chaga

Side effect Patients Percentage

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Chaga

Dosage Patients Percentage
1 tsp. daily 1
4 mg daily 1
20 drop(s) three times daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Chaga

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Chaga

Duration

Currently taking Chaga

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Chaga

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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There are no evaluations for Chaga.