AHCC contains protein, AHCC blend of including mushroom mycelia extract, candelilla wax to support blood sugar metabolism. AHCC or Active Hexose Correlated Compound is a natural substance made from medicinal mushrooms containing bioactive, low molecular weight hexose molecules. Medicinal mushrooms and their extracts have been reported in scientific literature to have a variety of biological effects and beneficial influences on healthy blood sugar levels, serum health and healthy blood pressure levels. Recommended use is 2 capsules daily on an empty stomach or as recommended by your healthcare professional. For acute conditions, the dosage may be increased to four (4) to eight (8) capsules per day. Do not exceed eight (8) capsules per day.