1, The white "shell" is made from bee wax.
2, There are herbs , some insects and minerals in the big honey pill .It will become dry and hard ,and it loses effectiveness if exposed to air for long term.
3, the honey pill is nutrient-rich, the insects may frequently visit it . if in humid conditions, it will go bad.
4, The white "shell" can play a role in controlling water loss , inhibiting bacterial entry and product deterioration.
PS: Please don't swallow the whole pill .you can chew it or split it into little pills or put it in the warm water ,after dissolve it ,drink the herb water.