Astragalus propinquus has beeen used as herbal medicine in traditional Chinese medicine, with Chinese name "Huang Qi". Chinese medicine believes it can enhance Qi, and is good for stomach and Pancreas. It is also used by Chinese doctors to speed healing. In western herbal medicine, Astragalus is primarily considered a tonic for enhancing metabolism and digestion and is consumed as a tea or soup made from the roots of the plant, often in combination with other medicinal herbs. It is also traditionally used to strengthen the immune system and in the healing of wounds nd injuries.
Astragalus may interact with medications that suppress the immune system, such as cyclophosphamide. It may also affect blood sugar levels and blood pressure. So it is always a better practice to consult your herbal practitioner for thsi product.