As an antioxidant, up&up vitamin e helps fight cell-damaging free radicals in the body.** free radicals can contribute to oxidative stress, which in turn may contribute to the premature aging of cells.** in addition, vitamin e helps support cardiovascular health and immune function.** **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. Up&up vitamin e 400 iu softgels contain no gluten, artificial color, artificial flavor, milk or milk derivatives, lactose, or wheat.