Botanical Name: Grifola frondosa
Common Name: Maitake Mushrooms
What’s It Used For?
Maitake mushroom is used to treat cancer and also to relieve some of the side effects of chemotherapy for cancer. It is also used for HIV/AIDS, chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), hepatitis, hay fever, diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, weight loss or control, and infertility due to a condition called polycystic ovary syndrome.