This is the first product of its kind. Indentured type II collagen reduces the enzymes that cause joint structure to degrade. This can help reduce inflammation. Collagen Advanced Essentials is designed to comfort sore joints and promote joint flexibility in healthy people, following exercise. It features a clinically effective dose of UC-II®, containing indenatured type II collagen, which has been shown to support joint health. Collagen Advanced Essentials also features a proprietary, enriched form of THIAA−a breakthrough ingredient for enhanced joint relief.* Other Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, calcium silicate, silica, stearic acid (vegetable), croscarmellose sodium, cellulose, potassium chloride, and coating (hypromellose, medium chain triglycerides , and hydroxypropylcellulose). Directions: Take with food as directed by your healthcare practitioner. This product is gluten free. Caution: Do not use if pregnant or nursing, or taking anticoagulants. If taking other medication, consult your healthcare practitioner before use. Keep out of the reach of children. Storage: Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place. †UC-II® Undenatured Type II Collagen. UC-II® is a trademark of InterHealth N.I.