Life Extension Enhanced Zinc Lozenges contain zinc acetate to help fight off colds and infections quickly. Zinc Lozenges for colds help keep your immune system strong by releasing positively charged zinc ions and are used for occasional immune system support and contributing to strengthening your immune system during the colder Autumn and Winter months.
According to accumulating scientific evidence zinc acetate lozenges are the preferred form of zinc in zinc lozenges to provide enhanced seasonal immune support. Life Extension zinc lozenges release 100% of its zinc as positively charged zinc ions – or ionic zinc. Research has shown that Zinc acetate lozenges strongly support immune function.
Life Extension Enhanced Zinc Lozenges provide zinc acetate in naturally flavoured peppermint lozenges. Enhanced Zinc Lozenges contain no other ingredients that could hinder the delivery of these immune-supportive, positively charged zinc ions.
Directions: As a food supplement. completely dissolve in mouth one (1) zinc acetate lozenge every 2 wakeful hours, not to exceed 8 lozenges per day, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner. Do not use for more than 3 consecutive days. Do not chew or swallow lozenge. May cause nausea if taken on empty stomach.
Supplemental zinc can inhibit the absorption and availability of copper. If more than 50 mg of supplemental zinc is taken daily on a chronic basis, 2 mg of supplemental copper should also be taken to prevent copper deficiency. Chronic ingestion of more than 100 mg of zinc daily may be immunosuppressive for some aspects of T-cell and NK cell function. Do not purchase if outer seal is broken or damaged. If you are undergoing treatment for a medical condition or if you are pregnant or lactating, please consult with your medical practitioner first. A food supplement should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. Store tightly closed in a cool and dry place. If pregnant, or breastfeeding, or if you are taking medication, or on medical care, consult your healthcare professional prior to use. Keep out of reach of young children. Do not exceed the daily dose.
One lozenge delivers 18.75mg Zinc (as zinc acetate). Other Ingredients: Dextrose, Peppermint Flavor, Stearic Acid, Vegetable Stearate, Silica.
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