What is Panax Ginseng?

Category: Supplements

Most popular types: Gincosan Ginsana Ginseng

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The active ingredients in Panax ginseng are called ginsenosides. These substances show definite activity in the nervous systems of animals, with both stimulatory and inhibitory effects.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fatigue 4 3
Support immune health 2 2
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1 0
Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder 1 0
Cognitive impairment 1 1
Lack of motivation 1 0

Show all 8 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 7

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Panax Ginseng

Side effect Patients Percentage

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Panax Ginseng

Dosage Patients Percentage
1000 mg daily 1
110mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Panax Ginseng

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Other 2
Did not seem to work 1
Expense 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Panax Ginseng

Duration

Currently taking Panax Ginseng

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

Stopped taking Panax Ginseng

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 3
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 4
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 6
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 3
< $25 1
Not specified 3
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Panax Ginseng.