Lentinus edodes/ Shiitake

Shiitake Mushroom Extract

Shiitake Mushroom Extract

Latin Name: Lentinula edodes (Berk.) Pegler

Part: Fruit body

Standardization: 30% Polysaccharide

Ratio Powder to Extract: 1kg Extract corresponds to 8kg Powder



A shiitake mushroom is an edible fungus native to Asia and grown in forests. Shiitake mushrooms are the second most commonly cultivated edible mushrooms in the world. Extracts from the mushroom, and sometimes the whole dried mushroom, are used in herbal remedies.