NZ Royal Jelly Elixir.
A great tasting supplement
Manuka Health Fresh New Zealand Royal Elixir contains fresh, New Zealand-sourced Royal Jelly.
Most soft gel Royal Jelly capsules on the market in New Zealand do not contain New Zealand sourced Royal Jelly.
Dosage: Take 25 drops twice daily.
Health applications for Fresh New Zealand Royal Jelly Elixir:
Gluten and wheat free.
Royal Jelly is an extremely nutritious creamy food substance produced by nursing bees to feed young growing bees and the hive’s queen. It is derived from the proteins and nutrients in the pollen ingested by the nursing bees. It is the exclusive food of the queen bee that lives about 6 years, while worker bees live about 6 weeks. The only difference between queens and workers is their diet!
Royal Jelly is abundant in proteins, amino acids, lipids, natural hormones, minerals, fatty acids and B Vitamins – thiamine, riboflavin, pyridoxine, niacin, folic acid and pantothenic acid – one of the most important contributors to brain development.
The most important and unique component of royal jelly is 10-hydroxydecanoic acid – 10H2DA. The fatty acid, exclusively found in Royal Jelly, has been found responsible for its hormonal balancing and collagen production properties.
Please note: Manuka Health Fresh New Zealand Royal Jelly in MGOTM400+ Manuka Honey contains fresh, New Zealand-sourced Royal Jelly. Most soft gel Royal Jelly capsules on the market in New Zealand do not contain New Zealand sourced Royal Jelly.
Manuka Honey is honey that is harvested from bees that collect pollen from the New Zealand Manuka plant (Leptospermum scoparium). It is known to have strong antibacterial properties and a distinctive flavour.
Most honeys are antibacterial in some respect. This antibacterial ability is mostly derived from Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2), which comes from an enzyme, added by the bee. In the honey industry this is called "Peroxide Activity". Peroxide activity is delicate and unstable and can easily be destroyed by heat, light and water. However, in Manuka honey there is another, non peroxide, antiseptic agent that is much more robust and can remain active against certain bacteria after being exposed to heat, light and water. This unique, non-peroxide antiseptic agent can be tested for and measured in various ways including UMF® (Unique Manuka Factor) , or MGOTM (Methylglyoxal).
Methylglyoxal measurement is a recent development, based on the discovery in 2006 that the naturally-occurring compound Methyglyoxal is the dominant anti-bacterial constituent in Manuka honey from New Zealand. The test for Methyglyoxal concentration uses highly-accurate and automated HPLC laboratory analysis. The number shows the tested concentration of Methyglyoxal mg/kg, ie MGO400+ has a concentration of more that 400mg of Methylglyoxal per kg of honey. (More than 100 mg/kg is the minimum necessary to kill all major bacteria types).
Established in 2006 and using leading edge scientific research, Manuka Health is a pioneer in developing a growing range of innovative natural products utilising the unique healing properties of bioactive compounds found only in New Zealand native flora and fauna.
The native flora of New Zealand is unique, having evolved in isolation for millions of years. The bioactive compounds sourced from New Zealand are either unique to New Zealand or are at elevated levels when compared to similar species elsewhere. Manuka Health focusses on these unique bioactives and adds value with world class analysis, technology and research.
They work with foremost scientific research centres in Japan, USA, UK, Germany, Australia and New Zealand to demonstrate the efficacy of their products including MGO™ Manuka Honey, BIO30™ New Zealand Propolis, fresh New Zealand Royal Jelly, functional foods and supplements, MGO™ Manuka Honey-based wound care and skincare.
Manuka Health has a manufacturing facility and distribution centre based in Te Awamutu, New Zealand. A rigorous quality assurance system audited by government agencies, assures their products are produced to the highest international specifications. This facility is ISO 9001 and RMP accredited and is certified Halal and Kosher compliant.