Benefit from the antimicrobial action of a wonderful bee extract by taking Propolis from NOW® Foods. Bees prepare propolis by collecting resin from pine and other cone-producing evergreen trees. Propolis extract appears to have antibacterial‚ antiviral‚ and anti-fungal properties. This extract may help maintain dental health and curb plaque buildup. Propolis aids nitric oxide production by limiting the enzyme Tyrosine hydrozylase. This‚ in turn‚ favors a heart-healthy lifestyle. Propolis in this formula from NOW® Foods helps maintain and support healthy bone tissue. Possibly efficient in suppressing inflammatory compounds that may result in bone conditions‚ propolis may help to address certain degenerative concerns. Calming the symptoms of seasonal allergies‚ it helps deter histamine release. Loaded with antioxidants‚ Propolis from NOW® Foods could potentially be beneficial for athletes and improve their athletic performance. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.