Propolis has the ability to destroy, block bacteria, pathogenic fungi, viruses and protozoa. Pharmacological properties of propolis enable local anesthesia, pressure regulation, strengthening of bile secretion, liver detoxification, treatment of ulcers, wounds.
Propolis has found a wide application in the prevention and treatment of flu, colds. A number of bacteria are sensitive to propolis. It has been observed that propolis inhibits the development of antibiotic-resistant bacterial strains.