Propolis is a natural substance made out of resin, beeswax and other bees enzymes, in which you can find up to 34 healing components. Propolis contains 50-60% of resins,10-12% etheric oils and 5% of bee pollen. These substances benefit human organisms. The great variety of carbohydrates, terpenoids, fatty acids, vitamins, and other organic substances which you can only find in propolis.
We use our propolis extract to help to ease the pain of sore throat, as a mouthwash when having toothaches, or as a shot when we want to fight cold and flu.
Propolis may cause severe allergic reactions. If irritation or swelling of the mouth or throat occurs, discontinue use and consult a healthcare practitioner. Not suitable for children under 2 years of age. Pregnant or Lactating Women: Consult your healthcare practitioner before use.
In our family, we have been using propolis tincture as a means against inflammation of throat by gargling for many years. It is amazing as disinfection of small wounds or a complement to your immune system.
We use it on small wounds of our dog, they heal nicely and quickly.