Bamboo extract is derived from the Bambusa vulgaris plant, which is native to Asia. It’s a popular house plant and furniture material, but bamboo is also edible and rich in nutrients. Bamboo shoots are the edible part and are commonly used in Asian cuisine. Bamboo extract (Bambusa vulgaris) is low in fat and high in protein, carbohydrates, fiber, and other vitamins and minerals. Bamboo extract may benefit bone, joint, hair, and nail health, as well as support digestion.** These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.