FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions
Are MycoPhyto® Capsules Less Potent or Effective than thePowder Form of the Product?
Both MycoPhyto® Complex powder and capsules are equally effective. The powder, however, may be absorbed into the bloodstream more rapidly.*
What is the Difference Between Ten Mushroom Formula® and Mycophyto® Complex?
Both Ten Mushroom Formula® and MycoPhyto® Complex medicinal mushroom products are designed to promote healthy immune function. MycoPhyto® Complex is a blend of 6 medicinal mushrooms, cultivated on a blend of immune enhancing herbs and botanicals. The herbal enhancement of the medicinal mushrooms contained in MycoPhyto® Complex results in a highly potent formula for immune support. The Ten Mushroom Formula® is a blend of 10 medicinal mushrooms cultivated on organic brown rice, and is designed for long term, daily immune support.*
How Does Mycophyto® Complex Support and Regulate the Immune System?
MycoPhyto® Complex is formulated specifically to balance immune function, and is beneficial for both over and under active immune systems.*
Does Mycophyto® Complex Contain Gluten?
No, MycoPhyto Complex®, as with all EcoNugenics® products, is gluten-free.
Where Does the Beta-Glucan Come From?
The Beta-glucan is derived from yeast - but the mushrooms also contribute a substantial amount of B-glucan, which is naturally occuring in the mushrooms.
I have an Allergy to Mushrooms – can I Take this Product?
Yes, the mushrooms contained in MycoPhyto Complex® are non-allergenic, medicinal mushroom mycelium. For individuals concerned about Candida (yeast condition), the medicinal mushrooms contained in MycoPhyto Complex® are actually designed to support and balance this condition, and will not aggravate yeast related conditions.*
Is MycoPhyto® Complex Suitable for Children?
No, MycoPhyto® Complex is not considered suitable for children due to the potency of the botanically enhanced medicinal mushrooms. However, Ten Mushroom Formula® is suitable for children's consumption.*
Is Mycophyto® Complex Suitable for Consumption During Pregnancy and Lactation?
No, MycoPhyto® Complex is not recommended for pregnant or lactating women. However, Ten Mushroom Formula® is acceptable during both pregnancy and lactation. In general it is recommended that pregnant women advise their health care provider of all dietary supplements they consume.*
Where are the Mushrooms Grown?
All medicinal mushrooms contained in EcoNugenics'® products are cultivated in a strictly controlled, certified organic environment in Northern California.
Where are the Herbs From?
The herbs utilized in the growing of MycoPhyto® Complex are from a variety of origins worldwide. All herbs are tested for purity, quality, potency and are free of contaminants and toxins.
Are there are any Contraindication or Cautions for Mycophyto® Complex?
MycoPhyto Complex has no known adverse effects or contraindications. Because it contains the mycelia, or ""underground vegetative"" form of the mushroom (not the ""spore containing fruiting body"") it is considered hypoallergenic for those with potential mushroom allergies. For women who are nursing, pregnant or considering pregnancy, please consult with your health care practitioner before using.*
Does Mycophyto® Complex meet Quality standards?
This formula is prepared with the highest quality active ingredients under conditions that meet or exceed Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) as defined by the Food and Drug Association (FDA).
What Size Bottles are Available?
Powder: 120 grams per jar
Capsules: 60 or 180 vegetable capsules per bottle