Use of rhodiola rosea has a long and storied history in China, Tibet, Russia, and Scandinavia. In these countries it has been used for a range of conditions such as stress-induced depression, anxiety, fatigue, anaemia, impotence, infections (including colds and influenza), cancer, nervous system disorders, and headaches. (1)
It is also regarded as a tonic and stimulant, used to increase physical endurance, stress
resistance, attention span, memory and work productivity, and resistance to high altitude sickness. (2) Pretty impressive for ...