Cordyceps militaris, a parasitic fungus, is a valuable source of many phytonutrients (plant chemicals) and is thought to provide an array of therapeutic benefits and support good health. Cordyceps sinensis has been widely used for centuries in Asian countries as a medicine and a health supplement. It has become more prominent in the US in the past few years.
It has the same yin and yang as complement and bidirectional regulation of body balance in Chinese medical medicine; it has a better pure and effective effect in liver protection, kidney protection, and lung management. Qi and blood can eliminate dysmenorrhea, migraine, cervical hyperplasia and other diseases that cannot be cured. From the perspective of western medicine, cordycepin has many pharmacological effects such as anti-tumor, anti-aging, antibacterial, anti-virus, immune regulation, improving metabolism, scavenging free radicals, etc. It has a good clinical application prospect. At present, the research of cordycepin is now becoming an extremely active field in the field of medicinal chemistry, anti-aging, beauty and health products.