Blackmores Echinacea ACE + Zinc

Echinacea ACE + Zinc

Echinacea & antioxidant nutrients to help support immune function.
Always read the label. Follow directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional.

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Overview

Blackmores Echinacea ACE + Zinc is a daily supplement for regular use that combines echinacea with antioxidant nutrients to support the immune system. Echinacea and vitamin C may reduce the severity and duration of colds.

Why use

  • Supports healthy immune function
  • Traditionally used in western herbal medicine to relieve symptoms of colds and flu including sore throat and cough
  • May shorten the duration and decrease the severity of cold symptoms
  • May help decrease the incidence of colds

The Blackmores difference

Blackmores products are rigorously tested for quality.

Active ingredients per tablet

Echinacea purpurea

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Betacarotene

Betacarotene

Betacarotene is a fat soluble antioxidant found in fruits and vegetables- particularly carrots. Also called provitamin A, betacarotene is converted into vitamin A in the body.

Calcium pantothenate
(vitamin B5, pantothenic acid 25.7 mg)

28 mg

Pyridoxine hydrochloride
(vitamin B6, pyridoxine 10.7 mg)

13 mg

Vitamin C

Ascorbic acid

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.

Vitamin E

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Vitamin E is a fat-soluble nutrient that exists in 8 different isomers (forms) of vitamin E alpha-, beta-, gamma-, and delta-tocopherol; and alpha-, beta-, gamma-, and delta-tocotrienol. It's main action is as an antioxidant which is responsible for many of it's functions in the body. Vitamin E is found in cold-pressed vegetable oils, nuts and seeds.

Zinc

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Zinc is an essential trace element that plays a role in every living cell in the body. There are also around 300 enzymes that need zinc for healthy function. Zinc containing foods include meat, eggs, seafood- especially oysters, whole grains and seeds.

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 tablet 3 times a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed

Children under 12 years – Only as professionally prescribed

Warnings

  • 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
  • Not to be used by children under 2 years of age without medical advice
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding consult your health professional before use

Medical information

If you have any pre-existing conditions, or are on any medications always talk to your health professional before use.

Read our medical information page to find out more about known cautions and interactions for this product.

Physical description

A red-brown, oval shaped tablet.
Always read the label. Follow the directions for use.

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Hi, I've recently become vegan and I wanted to check as to whether these were suitable for me to take. Thank you
Elena
Elena 14 Jul 2016
I have been experiencing blurred vision and I am taking this vitamin - could this be a side effect?
Anonymous
Anonymous 29 Oct 2015
Hello, just wanted to know if this was suitable to take whilst breastfeeding?
Anonymous
Anonymous 09 Aug 2015
This is a wonderful supplement and does what it states. It has saved my holiday.
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Anonymous 05 Jul 2015