• It stimulates the immune system.
  • It is anti-inflammatory.
  • It stimulates wound healing.
  • It is anti bacterial, fungal and viral.
  • It blocks pain by interrupting conduction in the small c-fibers, the non-myelinating nerve fibers.
  • It effects cardiac contractility by inhibiting calcium to reduce the workload of the heart.
  • It is a vasodilator, probably related to histamine release in the cells and to prostaglandin inhibition. 8.It softens collagen.
  • It is a scavenger of the hydroxyl free radical.