Elk Antler Velvet has been found to aid in the treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis. It contains anti inflammatory agents that help alleviate pain & joint swelling to promote faster healing times, increases stamina, mental alertness, restores bone mass improves muscle strength. Faster recovery times from broken bones, surgeries, bodybuilding & extreme exercise. Protein packed & full of amino acids elk antler velvet is the perfect whole food supplement to give you the energy & mental alertness you need. START with 1/4 to 1 teaspoon 1 to 3 times per day in coffee, tea, smoothies. Sprinkle on toast, oatmeal & soups for a protein rich addition to your meals. Freeze dried whole elk antler powder. Lab tested for purity. This Elk Velvet Antler is not imported. American grown elk horn, harvested during velveting. No Elk were harmed during the harvesting of this antler. All natural natures medicine. Heal naturally with ancient oriental medicine. Promotes the growth of healthy hair, skin, nails, teeth, bones.