In recent years, in vitro and in vivo assays provided new information concerning its mechanisms of action. Modern studies confirm a long list of health benefits offered by propolis. A search of PubMed shows over 3,400 studies on bee propolis.
More than 300 compounds have been identified in propolis such as phenolic compounds, aromatic acids, essential oils, waxes and amino acids.
Chemically, it is defined as a complex matrix containing biologically active molecules with antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, antiparasitic, hepatoprotective, and immunomodulatory activities.
Adults: Preventively use daily10 drops in water or fruit juice. In case of a cold or sore throat, 10 drops mixed with raw honey 2-3 times a day in water or fruit juice.