Sea Cucumber Powder is a dietary supplement produced from 100% sea cucumber, which is freeze-dried to retain its active ingredients, which are known to be beneficial for joint and muscle health. The sea cucumber is recognised along with several other delicacies such as Shark Fin and Bird’s Nest Soup, for preventing disease and as a longevity tonic. According to analysis by principles of traditional Chinese medicine, the sea cucumber nourishes the blood and vital essence (jing), tonifies kidney qi (treats disorders of the kidney system, including reproductive organs). Common uses include treating weakness, impotence, debility of the aged, constipation due to intestinal dryness and frequent urination. It is considered useful as a nutritional supplement, prepared in capsules or tablets.