Zinc is an essential mineral important for proper function of the human body.
Deficiencies are commonly seen in people eating grains and beans (phytates bind minerals like zinc) and in vegetarians and vegans.
Deficiencies are also seen in children, the elderly, pregnant and breastfeeding women and in people with digestive problems.
Common signs of zinc deficiency:
- Acne and/or skin lesions and rashes
- Dry skin
- Frequent colds and flu
- Hair loss
- Loss of appetite
- Loss of sex drive
- Loss of sense of taste or smell
- White spots on fingernails
Zinc is an essential mineral that activates more than 70 enzymes, including those that assist with protein synthesis and wound healing. For optimal assimilation and pH balance, this formulation uses zinc citrate, the natural form of zinc that is found in human milk. Vitamin B6 and ascorbic acid have also been added to facilitate zinc metabolism.
As a dietary supplement take one capsule one to three times daily or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.
60 vegetarian capsules per bottle
1 Capsule contains:
Vitamin C (as L-ascorbic acid) 60 mg
Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxine HCL USP) 4 mg
Zinc (as zinc citrate) 15 mg
Cellulose, vegetarian capsule (hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, water), and L-leucine.
Claire Labs Zinc Plus, are free of commonly recognized antigenic foods and food components such as wheat, gluten, milk, lactose, soy, peanut, and rice.
They are also free of MSG, artificial sweeteners and colors, salicylates, and preservatives.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.