Agaricus bisporus

(White Button Mushroom)

Agaricus bisporus

Alpha Extracts Mushrooms
Powders & Extracts

Agaricus bisporus, commonly known as the button mushroom, is widely recognized and consumed around the globe. Known as Champignon de Paris in French, this mushroom is prized for its versatility in culinary applications. Originating from the grasslands of Europe and North America, it is now cultivated worldwide, with significant production in the United States, Europe, and China.

All mushroom powders and extracts are organic, certified according to:

EU, UK, Cosmos Organic Certificate

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Agaricus bisporus

This mushroom is valued for its mild flavor and versatility in cooking. It is rich in nutrients, including protein, vitamins, and minerals, and has various health benefits such as antioxidant properties.

Main uses as Mushroom Powder:

  • Rich in Nutrients: Contains essential B vitamins, selenium, copper, and potassium, which contribute to overall health.
  • Prebiotic and Fiber Source: Supports digestive health by promoting beneficial gut bacteria.
  • Mild Flavor: Adds a subtle taste to various dishes, making it a versatile ingredient.
  • Cosmetic Uses: Utilized in skincare products for its high antioxidant content, enhancing skin hydration and complexion.

Main uses as Mushroom Extract:

  • Ideal for Savory Dishes: Enhances the flavor of soups, sauces, and meat dishes.
  • Versatile in Food Products: Can be added to bakery items, dietary supplements, and snack foods without significantly altering the desired taste.
  • Potent Extract Benefits: The 50% extract form is excellent for use in supplements and health products, offering enhanced nutritional and therapeutic properties.

Main uses in Supplement Formulations:

  • Antioxidant properties
  • Anti-inflammatory effects
  • Blood pressure regulation
  • Blood sugar regulation
  • Bone health promotion
  • Cancer prevention
  • Cardiovascular health support
  • Cognitive function support
  • Detoxification
  • Digestive health promotion
  • Energy boost
  • Eye health
  • Immune system support
  • Skin health support
  • Weight management

Side Effects: Research on potential side effects is lacking.

Interactions: Current research on interactions is limited and relatively unknown.