Acai Berries, indigenous to Brazil, are one of the planets most remarkable and nutritious fruits. They naturally possess phytonutrients like polyphenols, including ellagic acid, rutin, anthocyanins and catechins.* These free radical quenchers help to protect tissues from oxidative stress, a key element of normal aging.* The nutrients and free radical scavengers in Acai also help support a healthy immune response and a proper defense against typical biological stress.* NOW uses only solvent-free, freeze-dried Acai Berries to better preserve the integrity of the nutrients present in fresh Acai. NOW® Acai delivers the natural nutrient profile found in Genuine Whole Foods. Not manufactured with yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens. Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children. Do Not Eat Freshness Packet. Keep in Bottle. Natural color variation may occur in this product. Store in a cool, dry place after opening. Please Recycle. Family owned since 1968.