Propolis is an apicultural product that bees make with the resins and secretions of certain trees - especially conifers - located near the apiary. Propolis is a material that protects the hive and preserves the environment, with remarkable balsamic and anti-infective virtues. In its highly varied chemical composition, propolis contains aromatic oils, resins, balsams and pollen. Menthol causes a sensation of freshness and a certain analgesic effect that synergizes the antitussive action.
Serving: 5 candies. Energy value: 88 Kcal = 368 Kj (4% DV*); Carbohydrates: 22 g (7%DV). This product does not provide significant amounts of protein, total fat, saturated fat, trans fat, dietary fiber, or sodium.
*% Daily Values based on a 2000 Kcal diet or 8400 Kj. Daily values may be higher or lower depending on individual energy needs.
Adults: 1 candy to be dissolved in mouth 5 times a day.
Children between 4 and 12 years of age: 1 candy twice a day.
Not to be taken by pregnant or lactating women, or by children under 4 years of age. Not to be taken by people allergic or sensitive to propolis.
This product must not be used by diabetic patients.
Maximum daily intake of propolis for adults: 300 mg. Maximum daily intake of propo
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