There are several plant with anabolic effect, better known like Adaptogens: Aralia manchurica, Ginseng, Oplopanax ?latum, Leuzea carthamoides, Chinese Schizandra, Rhodiola rosea (golden root), Sterculia ordinary and Eleutherococcus senticosus.
These adaptogenic herbs (except of Leuzea) have generally weak anabolic effect, but in its properties to improve performance and resistance to physical stress, they may be superior to many synthetic drugs. Steroids plants have no toxicity, well-tolerated, have few contraindications. A very important feature of the herbal anabolic steroids is their ability to enhance the activity of our own anabolic systems. They can be used both independently and with other anabolic.
Leuzea haz the strongest anabolic effect in this group and no side effects of anabolic steroids. Leuzea significantly increased protein synthesis and working capacity of athletes.
Leuzea (Rhaponticum carthamoides) is a perennial herb, also known as Leuzea carthamoides, or by its common names “maral root” or “Russian leuzea”. Since the 1940’s, scientific experiments and clinical tests were done using extracts from various parts of the R. carthamoides plant and shown sveral therapeutic effects, like Enhancement of the immune system, Anti-fatigue, Antimicrobial effects, Antioxidant effects, Anticarcenogenic and Antimicrobial effects, Sexual enhancing, Normalization and prophylaxis of the cardiovascular system, Protective effects on the central nervous system (CNS) and the most strong Anabolic effect.