Lentinula edodes

Shiitake (Lentinula edodes) is known for its culinary properties but when extracted correctly its effects are also functional. Shiitake has been used to enhance immunity, reduce inflammation, and lower cholesterol levels.

Product description

Available as: 

Liquid extract made from 100% shiitake (Lentinula edodes) fruiting bodies. Extract contains 25% alcohol.

1:1 extract powder made from 100% shiitake (Lentinula edodes) fruiting bodies. 1:1 extract powder includes spray dried extract powder with the mushroom fiber.

Product specification

Through ultrasonication, the mushroom (chitin) cell walls are broken in order to increase bioavailability of compounds. Ultrasonic assisted water and alcohol extraction guarantees that our mushroom extracts have the full spectrum of bioactive compounds.

Biologically active compounds
  • β-(1,3)-(1,6)-D-glucans
  • Eritadenine
  • Sterols

EU/USDA certified organic, vegan, gluten free


Shiitake mushrooms are grown in supply partner's facilities. The mushroom extracts and powders are processed and manufactured at KÄÄPÄ Headquarters in Karjalohja, in Southern Finland. 

Shiitake from Finland
Inonotus obliquus
Ganoderma lucidum
Hericium erinaceus
Cordyceps militaris