Schuessler Tissue Salts are specially prepared micro-doses of the bodys 12 essential minerals. These minerals are important for the functioning and health of the body; if deficiency or imbalance occurs, common ailments or illness may result. With todays reliance on highly processed foods, keeping a healthy balance of minerals in the body is often difficult. Schuessler Tissue Salts are natural, suitable for the whole family and may be taken alongside other medications and dietary supplements including minerals and vitamins. They are specially formulated homeopathic micro-doses that are absorbed in the mouth rather than in the stomach and gastric tract. WarningsAlways read the label and use only as directed. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner. Contains lactose.