Super Propolis

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Super Propolis
Propolis is a resinous substance gathered by bees from the buds of trees and flowers to repair cracks in hives and protect the hives from bacteria and viruses. It helps maintain a healthy immune system and support the body’s natural defences for optimal wellness.
Ingredients: Each capsule contains: Bee Propolis Extract - equivalent to raw fresh Propolis 4500mg - providing flavonoids approx. 30mg. This product contains encapsulating aids.
Suggested Use: Adults – Take 1 capsule daily with food, or as professionally recommended. Increase to 2 capsules daily as required.
References:

Cui K., Lu W., Zhu L., Shen X., Huang J., Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE), an active component of propolis, inhibits Helicobacter pylori peptide deformylase activity. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2013 May 31; 435 (2): 289-94.

El-Sayed el-S.M., Abo-Salem O.M., Aly H.A., Mansour A.M., Potential antidiabetic and hypolipidemic effects of propolis extract in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Pak J Pharm Sci. 2009 Apr; 22 (2): 168-74.

Gavanji S., Larki B., Comparative effect of propolis of honey bee and some herbal extracts on Candida Albicans. Chinese Journal of Integrative Medicine. 2015 July 7; 1-7.

Jasprica I., Mornar A., Debeljak Z., Smolcić-Bubalo A., Medić-Sarić M., Mayer L., Romić Z., Bućan K., Balog T., Sobocanec S., Sverko V., In vivo study of propolis supplementation effects on antioxidative status and red blood cells. J Ethnopharmacol. 2007 Apr 4; 110 (3): 548-54.

Khayyal M.T., el-Ghazaly M.A., el-Khatib A.S., Hatem A.M., de Vries P.J., el-Shafei S., Khattab M.M., A clinical pharmacological study of the potential beneficial effects of a propolis food product as an adjuvant in asthmatic patients. Fundam Clin Pharmacol. 2003 Feb; 17 (1): 93-102.

Lisbona C., Díaz-Castro J,, Alférez M,J,, Guisado I,M,, Guisado R,, López-Aliaga I., Positive influence of a natural product as propolis on antioxidant status and lipid peroxidation in senescent rats. J Physiol Biochem. 2013 Dec; 69 (4): 919-25.

Miorin P.L., Levy Junior N.C., Custodio A.R., Bretz W.A., Marcucci M.C., Antibacterial activity of honey and propolis from Apis mellifera and Tetragonisca angustula against Staphylococcus aureus. J Appl Microbiol. 2003; 95 (5): 913-20.

Nader M.A., Caffeic acid phenethyl ester attenuates IgE-induced immediate allergic reaction. Inflammopharmacology. 2013 Apr; 21 (2): 169-76.

Shimizu T., Hino A., Tsutsumi A., Park Y.K., Watanabe W., Kurokawa M., Anti-influenza virus activity of propolis in vitro and its efficacy against influenza infection in mice. Antivir Chem Chemother. 2008; 19 (1): 7-13.

Shin S.H., Seo S.G., Min S., Yang H., Lee E., Son J.E., Kwon J.Y., Yue S., Chung M.Y., Kim K.H., Cheng J.X., Lee H.J., Lee K.W., Caffeic acid phenethyl ester, a major component of propolis, suppresses high fat diet-induced obesity through inhibiting adipogenesis at the mitotic clonal expansion stage. J Agric Food Chem. 2014 May 14; 62 (19): 4306-12.

Uçan M.C., Koparal M., Ağaçayak S., Gunay A., Ozgoz M., Atilgan S., Yaman F., Influence of caffeic acid phenethyl ester on bone healing in a rat model. J Int Med Res. 2013 Oct; 41 (5): 1648-54.

Wu J., Omene C., Karkoszka J., Bosland M., Eckard J., Klein C.B., Frenkel K., Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE), derived from a honeybee product propolis, exhibits a diversity of anti-tumor effects in pre-clinical models of human breast cancer. Cancer Lett. 2011 Sep 1; 308 (1): 43-53.

Cautions: Not to be taken by asthmatics and those with allergies to bee or bee products. Seek professional health advice if pregnant, lactating, suffering from a medical condition or taking medication before supplementing.

Disclaimer:

Nutritional information contained here is based on research literature and published knowledge on nutrition. Any nutritional suggestions should not be taken as medical advice.