Cold, flu & immunity

Action plan

How to boost your immunity

Follow our immune boosting tips and enjoy better health and wellbeing.

  1. Eat for your immunity
  2. Get into healthy habits
  3. Natural therapies
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Cold, flu & immunity
01 April 2010

Asthma

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The word asthma comes from the Greek word for "panting". It is a chronic inflammatory disease that is accompanied by wheezing and shortness of breath. The two main types of asthma are intrinsic asthma, which usually develops in conjunction with an infection or later in life or may follow the birth of a child or after change of life, and extrinsic asthma, which is caused by allergies.

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01 April 2010

Ear infections

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Ear infections are classified according to the part of the ear that’s affected. Middle ear infections (otitis media) are the most common type in children. Otitis externa is infection of the ear canal between the ear drum and the outer ear.

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01 April 2010

Tonsillitis

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Tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils, which are situated at the back of the mouth. The terms pharyngitis or pharyngotonsillitis may also be used to describe tonsillitis.

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Sustained Release C

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Blackmores Sustained Release C gradually supplies vitamin C throughout the day to help reduce the severity and duration of colds.

Ascorbic acid:280 mg

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a water-soluble antioxidant nutrient involved in many biological processes in the body. Vitamin C is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, great sources are capsicums, blackcurrants, oranges and strawberries.

Calcium ascorbatedihydrate (ascorbic acid, vitamin C 220mg) :266 mg

Vitamin C is a water-soluble antioxidant nutrient involved in many biological processes in the body. Vitamin C is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, great sources are capsicums, blackcurrants, oranges and strawberries.

Total vitamin C:500 mg

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a water-soluble antioxidant nutrient involved in many biological processes in the body. Vitamin C is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, great sources are capsicums, blackcurrants, oranges and strawberries.

Citrus bioflavonoids extract:25 mg

Hesperidin:25 mg

Rosa canina(rosehips):extract equivalent to dry fruit 250 mg

Rutin:50 mg

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 tablet 1 to 2 times a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed.

Children 4-12 years – We recommend Blackmores Bio C Chewable 500mg.

Not to be used by children under 4 years of age without medical advice.

  • Consult your healthcare professional before use if you have had renal calculi (kidney stones). Ascorbic acid may increase the risk of recurrence of calcium oxalate calculi
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding consult your healthcare professional before use
  • If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional
  • Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet
  • Not to be used by children under 4 years of age without medical advice
Cold, flu & immunity

Super Strength Horseradish, Garlic + C

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Blackmores Super Strength Horseradish, Garlic + C is a potent combination of herbs that have traditionally been used in western herbal medicine to relieve symptoms of sinusitis and upper respiratory tract infections.

Armoracia rusticana(horseradish):extract equivalent to dry root 1.8 g (1800 mg)

Allium sativum(garlic): extract equivalent to fresh bulb 1 g (1000 mg)

Ascorbic acid(vitamin C):500 mg

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a water-soluble antioxidant nutrient involved in many biological processes in the body. Vitamin C is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, great sources are capsicums, blackcurrants, oranges and strawberries.

Trigonella foenum-graecum(fenugreek):extract equivalent to dry seed 50 mg

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 to 2 tablets twice a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed. For more severe congestion take 2 tablets 3 times a day with meals

Children under 12 years – Only as professionally prescribed
  • If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional
  • Consult your healthcare professional before use if you have had renal calculi (kidney stones). Ascorbic acid may increase the risk of recurrence of calcium oxalate calculi
  • Discontinue use at least 2 weeks before surgery. Garlic may increase the risk of bleeding associated with surgery
  • Not recommended for use during pregnancy or breastfeeding
  • Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet
  • Not to be used by children under 2 years of age without medical advice