Zinc is an essential mineral that is involved in many aspects of cellular metabolism.* Zinc is a key cofactor in hundreds of enzymatic reactions, and plays a critical role in protein synthesis, the maintenance of cellular structures, and cell signaling.* Because of these varied functions, Zinc is necessary for the maintenance of skeletal, neurological, reproductive, and immune system health.* Although dietary bioavailability of Zinc is relatively poor, Zinc Glycinate has been shown to achieve superior absorption and bioavailability. U.S. Patent 7,838,042 and patents pending, and the trademark TRAACS® are used under license from Albion Laboratories, Inc.
Take 1 softgel daily, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
Cautions / Interactions
Zinc may interact with cisplatin and many drugs can affect zinc status. Certain medications, including penicillamine, bisphosphonates, quinolone and tetracycline, may affect Zinc absorption. Take zinc supplements at least 2 hours before or after any drugs that may affect its absorption. Consult your healthcare practitioner before taking this product if you are taking any medications.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle. Natural color variation may occur in this product.