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Which immune health supplement is right for you?

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Looking for a little immune health support but not sure which supplement might suit you best? Read on to explore the Blackmores cold, flu and immunity range – and learn which one does what.

Supplements to support a healthy immune system

It might not be possible to completely avoid catching a cold, partly due to the fact that there are more than 200 different cold-causing viruses, but there are things you can do to support your immune system  
 
While some are designed to support and maintain healthy immune system function, others can help to decrease and relieve symptoms associated with the common cold and help you recover if you do get sick. 
 
Here’s a breakdown of the Blackmores cold, flu & immunity range to help you choose which one might work best for you and your family. 

Bio C 1000

A high-potency, one-a-day formula, Blackmores Bio C 1000 gives you a boost of vitamin C and is gentle on the stomach. 
 
Why use:
  • Decreases and relieves symptoms and the duration of the common cold
  • Supports immune system health
Ingredients include:
  • Vitamin C
  • Citrus bioflavonoids extract
  • Rosehips
  • Acerola

Blackmores Bio C 1000

 

Bio C 1000+ Effervescent

Orange flavoured and 98% sugar free, this one-a-day effervescent tablet dissolves in water to deliver a hit of vitamin C. 
 
Why use:
  • Helps decrease the severity and duration of the common cold
  • Supports immune system health
Ingredients include:
  • Vitamin C
  • Zinc
  • Echinacea

 

Blackmores Bio C 1000 Effervescent

 

Bio C 500 Chewable

Also gentle on the stomach, Blackmores Bio C 500 Chewable tastes great and is suitable for adults and children over four years old. 
 
Why use:
  • Decreases common cold duration
  • Relieves severity of common cold symptoms
  • Supports a healthy immune system
Ingredients include:
  • Vitamin C
  • Citrus bioflavonoids extract

 

Blackmores Bio C 500 Chewable

 

Immune + Recovery

Specifically formulated to assist during times of illness, Blackmores Immune + Recovery includes a combination of vitamins and herbs. 
 
Why use:
  • Supports immune system to fight illness
  • Relieves tiredness and assists in the recovery from illness
Ingredients include:
  • Astragalus
  • Echinacea
  • Vitamin C
  • Betacarotene
  • Reishi mushroom
  • Siberian ginseng
  • Zinc
  • Selenium

 

Blackmores Immune + Recovery

 

Vitamin C + Elderberry Gummies

A yummy one-a-day chewable gummy, Blackmores Vitamin C + Elderberry Gummies are formulated to support your family’s immune system health. 
 
Why use:
  • Contains immune supporting nutrients
  • 99% sugar free
  • Suitable for the whole family*
Ingredients include:
  • Vitamin C
  • Elderberry

*Children under two, use only as professionally prescribed. Pregnant or breastfeeding women talk to your healthcare professional before use.

 

Blackmores Vitamin C plus Elderberry Gummies

 

Cold Shield Nasal Spray

A non-drowsy formula, Blackmores Cold Shield Nasal Spray turns into a gel in the nose, creating a barrier to shield and protect against germs. 
 
Why use: 
  • Clinically trialled^ powdered nasal spray for fast, effective protection against airborne viruses, including the common cold and flu viruses
  • Starts to protect from three minutes
Ingredients include:
  • Peppermint powder
  • Garlic powder

^Hiltunen R, et al. Adv Ther 2007; 24: 1144-50

 

Blackmores Cold Shield Nasal Spray

 

Always read the label. Follow the directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional. Supplements may only be of assistance if dietary intake is inadequate.