The poison is the weapon of the bees against the pests.
It is a complex mixture of chemicals that affect the physiology of an organism.
The main component is the peptide Melitini that when introduced into the tissue, releasing histamine and breaks the red blood cells, causing pain and swelling.
The pharmaceutical action is known from the old and used successfully against rheumatoid polyarthritis.
It reduces the pain of sciatic neuralgia nefromialgia of the bronchial mesoplefrio and neuralgia.
Those involved with the bees are among to the healthiest in terms of problems of rheumatism arthritis by workers in all sectors and categories.
There are relevant statistics. In our country does not use the poison as a beehive.