Zinc-C 125g

$94.45 AUD

Descriptions:

Zinc-C Powder contains vitamins and minerals to reduce symptoms of mild upper respiratory tract infections including colds and flu.

Indications

  • Reduces symptoms of mild upper respiratory tract infections including colds and flus
  • Relief of the symptoms of mild upper respiratory infections and cold including sneezing, nasal congestion, coughs
  • Supports healthy immune function
  • Supports wound healing, or to support healthy tissue repair

    Dose:

    Adults: Take 5 grams of powder (1 level scoop) mixed in 200 mL of water or juice, 1 to 2 times daily, preferably with food.

    Ingredients:

    Each 5 g dose contains:
    Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C) 1.0 g
    Lysine hydrochloride 1.25 g
    - equiv. lysine 1.0 g
    Quercetin dihydrate 100 mg
    Zinc citrate dihydrate 77.9 mg
    - equiv. zinc 25 mg
    Manganese amino acid chelate 50 mg
    - equiv. manganese 5 mg
    Pyridoxal 5-phosphate monohydrate 39.2 mg
    - equiv. pyridoxine (Vitamin B6) 25 mg
    Betacarotene 2 mg
    Selenomethionine 186 microgram
    - equiv. selenium 75 microgram

    Excipients

    Beetroot, citric acid, colloidal anhydrous silica, glycine, maltodextrin, acacia, pea starch, water, sodium alginate, thaumatin, berry flavour, stevia rebaudiana.

    Allergen Information

    No Added: Gluten, soya bean, milk, lactose, peanuts, tree nuts, fish, crustacea, egg, sesame seeds or artificial colours

    Vegan friendly

    Warning:

    1. The product should be stopped if the patient experiences tingling, burning or numbness. [Contains vitamin B6]
    2. It contains zinc which may be dangerous if taken in large amounts or for a long period
    3. This product contains selenium which is toxic in high doses. Therefore, a daily dose of 150 mcg for adults of selenium from dietary supplements should not be exceeded.
    4. Large doses of vitamin C may cause gastrointestinal complaints such as nausea or diarrhoea in sensitive individuals (due to the osmotic effects of unabsorbed ascorbic acid)
    5. Caution with kidney stones - long-term supplementation with vitamin C may increase the risk of kidney stones in men
    6. Vitamin C increases iron absorption - caution in patients with haemochromatosis.
    7. Lysine can increase calcium absorption: caution in hypercalcaemia
    8. Lysine can reduce gall bladder motility: caution in cases of sluggish gall bladder function
    9. Manganese toxicity can cause neurological symptoms
    10. Caution in patients with increased absorption or decreased excretion: children, chronic liver disease, iron-deficient patients
    11. If taking tetracycline or quinolone antibiotics, or bisphosphonates (osteoporosis drugs), separate doses by at least two hours
    12. Contains sugars (418 mg naturally present per 5 g dose) and trace amounts of sulphur dioxide and phenylalanine
    13. Vitamin and/or mineral supplements should not replace a balanced diet
    14. Not to be used in children under two years of age without medical advice
    15. Discontinue 7 days prior to general anaesthesia
    16. If patient symptoms persist, seek additional professional advice.