FAQs

Where is Benecta available to buy?

Benecta is now available to buy exclusively online. Please visit our Shop page.

Please note - we are currently only able to send to addresses located in the UK or the Republic of Ireland.

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What is Benecta made from?

Benecta contains the following ingredients: Short chain chitosan (from shrimp exoskeleton) in gelatin capsules

Each capsule contains 300mg of short chain chitosan.

Benecta contains no artificial colours, flavours or preservatives.

What is the Benecta effect?

The ‘Benecta Effect’ is the phrase often used by those who take Benecta to describe the broad range of benefits they have experienced after taking Benecta.

Taking just two capsules every day can help with a variety of complaints often associated with ‘getting older’.

What are the benefits from taking Benecta?

Benecta can help alleviate everyday symptoms often associated with 'just getting older' such as stiffness, aches and lethargy.

Anecdotal evidence suggests that Benecta has the most noticeable effect on older people who want to continue to live an active lifestyle. From cyclists to Ironmen, wind surfers to golfers, hikers to skiers, gardeners to dog walkers, Benecta helps you to live the life you want to lead and defy your age.

How long does it take to notice a difference?

For most people taking Benecta they begin to notice a difference after 4-5 weeks of taking the capsules. For some people it is sooner, and for others it may be later.

Who can take Benecta?

Benecta can be taken by most people, but to be on the safe side we do not recommend taking Benecta is you are under 18, pregnant (or likely to become pregnant) or have an allergy to shellfish.

Please note that we use gelatin capsules.

What are the directions for taking Benecta?

Adults should take 2 capsules together daily.

Each capsule contains 300mg of short chain chitosan.

Benecta should not be taken by people who are under 18, pregnant (or likely to become pregnant) or have an allergy to shellfish.

I am taking prescribed medication. Can I still take Benecta?

Made from natural ingredients, Benecta can be taken alongside any other medication or food supplements. To be on the safe side, we do not recommend taking Benecta if you are pregnant (or likely to become pregnant) or have an allergy to shellfish.

If you have any concerns about taking Benecta alongside your medication, please consult your doctor.

How do I store Benecta?

Benecta should be stored at room temperature, protected from humidity and kept out of reach of children.

If you have any concerns about taking Benecta alongside your medication, please consult your doctor.

Can I download the information leaflet included in the product?

Yes of course. You can find it here

I still have questions about Benecta.

Feel free to get in touch with us.