Beta Glucan supplements help regulate the immune system, helping it work more efficiently. The body is unable to manufacture Beta Glucan naturally the only way to acquire it is through outside sources such as through supplementation or diet.
Beta Glucan supplements may assist activation of macrophages and natural killer cells, which are a part of the immune function. Optimal macrophage activity helps with overall immune function helping to protect your overall health.
Beta-1,3/1,6-D-glucan Powder (from Saccharomyces cerevisiae) 100mg, Maitake Mushrooms (Grifola frondosa) (5) 160mg.
Other Ingredients: Rice flour, Cellulose (Capsule), Magnesium Stearate (Vegetable Source) and Silica.
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