Mustafa Nevzat Pharmaceuticals

Name of Product

IMUNEKS 10 mg / 50 mg Capsule

Unit Formula

Each capsule contains 10 mg or 50 mg pure beta-glucan derived from Saccharomyces cerevisae cell wall and is specially produced to comply with M.N. specifications verified at each step of production by rigorous analytical procedures. Special attention is exercised to verify the 1-3, 1-6 linkage which determines the activity of the product.

Medical Properties

Beta- glucan is a natural product derived from Baker's Yeast (Saccharomyches cerevisiae); it boost up the immune system. It activates white blood cells like the macrophage, granuloycte and monocyte in defense to infections and helps in healing of the damaged tissues in the body. It has antioxidant properties.

IMUNEKS  (beta- glucan) as a nutritional supplement;

  • Gives a sense of well-being
  • Fortifies the immune system


  • It increases the immune response
    Trends in Pharmacology. Sci 4: 344-437, 1983

  • Neutralizes free radicals Townsend Letter June 1996
    J. Leuc. Biol: 42:95-103, 1987

  • Increases efficacy of antibiotics and other antiinfectives
    Am. N.Y Acad. Sci 797:285-287 Oct.1996
    J Infect Dis 178:200-6, 1988

  • Reduces the unwanted effects of radiation
    Fundam Appl Toxicol 11 (4): 573-4, AFRRI, Nov 1998

  • Decreases cholesterol levels
    Am. J. Clin. Nutr 1999 Aug; 70 (2).208-12

  • Helps in decreasing blood glucose levels
    Res Clin Pract 17:75-79, 1992

  • It is safe, has no known side effects or toxic effects
    FDA Classification : Corrow D.J 'Beta- 1,3 Glucan As Primary ├Łmmune Activator' Townsend Letter June 1996

  • It has no interaction with other drugs.

Recommended administration conditions

It is used as a nutritional supplement to provide a sense of well-being and boost up the immune system.


There are no conditions in which it is contraindicated.

Warnings / Precautions

Consult your physician before using it during pregnancy or lactation.

Side Effects / Adverse Effects

No side effects or toxic effects were reported with beta-glucan.

Beta-glucan is a natural product with which extensive toxicity studies were performed.

It is a nutritional support described by FDA as "generally recognized as safe - GRAS" in the USA. It has no toxicity.

Drug Interactions and Other Interactions:

No interaction is reported when beta- glucan is co- administrated with other drugs.

Daily Administration and Dosage

It is administered as 1-2 capsules / day to support general health and nutrition.

Available Forms

40 capsules in blister packs in a box

64 capsules in blister packs in a box

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