Natural Factors Zinc Lozenges combine the essential nutrients zinc and vitamin C, along with a full-spectrum organic echinacea extract and black elderberry extract, to help maintain immune function and soothe irritated upper airway membranes. The delicious, naturally flavoured honey blossom and cherry lozenges dissolve in the mouth for convenient relief of cold and flu symptoms, such as cough, sore throat, and mucous congestion.
MEDICINAL INGREDIENTS – EACH LOZENGE CONTAINS:
Black elderberry extract 4:1 (Sambucus nigra subsp. nigra) (fruit) 125 mg
Echinacea powder (Echinacea purpurea) (herb top and root) 30 mg
Vitamin C (sodium ascorbate) 25 mg
Zinc (gluconate) 10 mg
NON-MEDICINAL INGREDIENTS: Cane sugar, natural flavours, citric acid, stearic acid, vegetable grade magnesium stearate (lubricant), monk fruit extract.
RECOMMENDED USE: Helps support the immune system. Black elderberry is traditionally used in herbal medicine to help relieve symptoms of colds and flus (such as coughs, sore throat and mucus buildup (catarrh) of the upper respiratory tract). Antioxidant for good health.
RECOMMENDED DOSE: Recommended adult dose: Dissolve 1 lozenge in the mouth 3 times daily or as directed by a health care practitioner. Take with food, a few hours before or after taking other medications or natural health products. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 8 weeks.
CAUTIONS: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, if you are taking medications to suppress the immune system (immunosuppressive medications), or if you have an auto-immune disorder or a progressive systemic disease such as tuberculosis, collagenosis, multiple sclerosis, AIDS, and/or HIV infection. Diuretic effect may occur. Stop use if hypersensitivity/allergy occurs. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Keep out of the reach of children.
ALLERGEN STATEMENT: Contains no artificial colours, preservatives, or sweeteners; no dairy, wheat, gluten, yeast, soy, egg, fish, shellfish, animal products, salt, tree nuts, or GMOs. Suitable for vegetarians /vegans.