Anti-inflammatory ingredients like Berberine are known to activate an enzyme called AMP-activated protein kinase, which has been deemed the metabolic master switch, regulating metabolism. Berberine can also affect which genes are turned on and off. Helps to fight chronic inflammation which protects the immune systems. Low level chronic inflammation has been linked to many Western diseases. Antioxidants protect the body from free radicals and therefore supports healthy aging and defends against disease. Reduces pain, swelling, body aches. Acting as a diuretic, ingredients like Goldenrod increases urine flow and helps slow and or stop muscle spasms. Protects the body against infections including, bacteria and parasites.