Panax ginseng extract is used to improve memory, thinking, physical stamina, athletic endurance and concentration, as stated by WebMD. Some people also use it to manage stress and to improve their general well-being.
Panax ginseng is used for many other diseases and conditions, such as depression, diabetes, breast cancer, fever, bleeding disorders and anxiety. Men also use it to treat early orgasm. In the manufacturing industry, Panax ginseng is an ingredient in different products, such as soaps and cosmetics. It is also used as a flavor in beverages. In Western medicine, Panax ginseng is used to make people active while in Traditional Chinese Medicine it is used to improve calmness in people.