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
Immune system weak 1 0
Multiple sclerosis 1 0
Pain 1 0

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

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Chaga

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Chaga

Dosage Patients
1 tsp. daily 1
24 other daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Chaga

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
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
1 - 6 months 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Chaga

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Chaga.