Reishi is known as The Mushroom of Immortality it is one of the most legendary of fungi associated with royalty, health, recuperation and longevity. It is often depicted in ancient paintings and tapestries with emperors and sages. Reishi and other mushrooms have been used in Asia for centuries as foods and for medicinal purposes.
It is also known as the Mushroom of Immortality. This mushroom, often used as an equine natural supplement, has a sweet flavor and is neutral to slightly warming in its action. Reishi is best known for its ability to calm the spirit, strengthen the immune system, inhibit histamines (allergic reactions), and as a longevity tonic.
Reishi mushroom has adaptogentic benefits that can help horses process their stresses better. Reishi will give you a horse that is easier to train and enjoys his job more. Being able to process stress more efficiently has physical benefits as well, since stress can cause many different health issues, such as equine gastric ulcers.