Lion's Mane is a very well known nootropic known for its ability to assist with NGF (nerve growth factor) production and protection. Components and extracts of Lion’s Mane have proven antibiotic, anticancer, neuroprotective, fat- and glucose-lowering effects.
This mushroom also protects against stomach ulcers, improves anxiety, cognitive function, and depression, and has anti-fatigue and anti-aging properties.
All of these beneficial effects are based on three important properties of this mushroom: it decreases inflammation, acts as an antioxidant, and stimulates the immune system. It is clinically proven effects: may improve brain function, may help with cerebral diseases such as Alzheimer's, may enhance nerve regeneration, may combat depression and anxiety, boosts the immune system and has anti-cancer properties.