Propolis 3000mg Capsules is a Listed Complementary Medicine containing propolis, a resinous material collected by honeybees from numerous plants and serves as a defence against intruders. Honeybees use propolis in the construction, maintenance and protection of the hive. It consists of gums and resins collected from the buds and bark of plants mixed with wax and saliva. Propolis is mainly composed of resin, wax, essential oils and pollen, propolis contains The biological activity of propolis derives from its high levels of phenolic acids, while flavonoids are thought to account for the activity of propolis extracts, including antioxidant effects.
Propolis has shown to be able to produce antimicrobial activity against bacteria, fungi and viruses, and experimental studies have shown that propolis may improve immune-enhancing activity.
Contraindications and Cautions
Propolis may cause allergic reactions. If irritation or swelling of the mouth or throat occurs, discontinue use.
Contains fermented ethanol.
Not for use in children
If symptoms persist, consult your healthcare practitioner.
Always read the label. Use only as directed.
Active Ingredients per capsule:
Propolis Extract 600mg (Equiv. Propolis 3000mg)
Take 1 capsule daily or as advised by physician.
Store below 30°C in a dry place, away from direct sunlight.
White, oblong, hard capsules.
150 hard capsules per flask.