Zinc is essential to the normal function of many organs and systems within the body including the skeletal, immune, neurological, and endocrine systems. Zinc is a necessary mineral co-factor for hundreds of enzymatic reactions related to protein and carbohydrate metabolism, RNA/DNA synthesis, and intercellular signaling. It is also known to play a critical role in the body’s free radical neutralizing activities and is especially helpful for maintenance of healthy aging.
Serving Size: 1 Vege Capsule
Servings Per Container: 120
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Zinc (from 270mg Zinc Picolinate)||50 mg
Other Ingredients: Rice Flour, Hypromellose (cellulose capsule) and Stearic Acid (vegetable source).
DAIRY FREE, EGG FREE, HALAL, KOSHER, MADE W/O GLUTEN, NON-GMO, NUT FREE, SOY FREE, VEGAN / VEGETARIAN
Take 1 capsule per day with food.
For adults only. This product is not intended for long term use; use only as directed. Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Consult physician if taking medication or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
- Zinc is a vital nutrient for stimulating immune functions. This trace mineral nourishes the T-cells, the immune cells that helps defend the body against infections. Taking zinc supplements are recommended for people with weakened immune system like those taking long-term steroids, on chemotherapy, and the elderly. In the winter time, when colds and flu are very common, it can help strengthen the immune cells in fighting the viruses and bacteria causing them.
- Zinc supplements help with normal wound healing not just in the skin, but also in the stomach. It appears that taking zinc benefits normal healing of gastric ulcers. It can be used for normal repair of skin tissues in wounds, cuts, and burns.
- Zinc is essential for bone health. Studies link bone growth retardation with zinc deficiency, suggesting that this trace mineral is critical in the mineralisation and growth of bone tissues. Ageing, skeletal unloading, and menopause are all linked with low levels of zinc, causing bone demineralisation and eventually loss of bone tissues. This is one of the reasons why, older people, especially women needs more zinc to maintain bone strength and help prevent osteoporosis.
- Zinc supplements offer skin care against acne, dandruff, and diaper rash. It has been found to reduce the production of oil or sebum in the face and back, that causes the outbreak of acne. Shampoos containing zinc were found to work for certain scalp conditions such as dandruff.