Metabolics products are "starting materials" designed for compounding to be extemporaneously dispensed in a clinical setting.
Metabolics Ionic Zinc XS is made from Zinc Chloride which is highly soluble and contains readily dissociated Zinc ions. This makes it highly bioavailable and already accessible to be transported immediately into the cells upon ingestion.
This form of Zinc is ideal for people with sensitive stomachs, children and people who have difficulty swallowing capsules.
Action of Product:
- Immune Support: Ionic Zinc XS enhances immune function, helping to prevent and fight off infections.
- Wound Healing: Ionic Zinc XS accelerates wound healing and promotes tissue repair.
- Skin Health: Ionic Zinc XS supports healthy skin by promoting collagen synthesis and reducing acne.
- Cognitive Function: Ionic Zinc XS plays a role in maintaining cognitive function and memory.
- Reproductive Health: Ionic Zinc XS is essential for reproductive health in both men and women.
- Nutrient Absorption: Ionic Zinc XS aids in the absorption of essential nutrients, maximizing their utilization and benefits.
Storage (if applicable):
Store at room temperature below 25c, then refrigerate dispensing bottle after opening. Keep out of reach of children. Consume within 3 months of opening.
Contents, including excipients:
Purified water, Zinc Chloride
Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, nut free, preservative free, dairy free, alcohol free, without binders, fillers and flowing agents.
For extemporaneous dispensing in a clinical setting as directed by a health care practitioner. Due to the high bioavailability of the product, the dosages are more conservative than non-ionic supplements.
Adult: 2.2mg = 1 serving = 20 drops, 72 servings per 100ml
Children (6-12yrs): 1.1mg = 1 serving = 10 drops
Children (2-6yrs): 500mcg = 1 serving = 4-5 drops
Children (0-2yrs): 250mcg = 1 serving = 2 drop
Empty 50ml, 25ml and 15ml dropper bottles can be purchased from PHS.
|Cautions/Contraindications (if applicable)
Do not mix Ionic Zinc with Metabolics Liquid Vitamin B6 as the citric acid in the zinc will cause precipitation of the Potassium bicarbonate in the B6.
Allergic Reactions: Some individuals may be sensitive or allergic to zinc. If you experience any adverse reactions like rash, itching, or swelling, discontinue use and consult a healthcare professional.
Zinc Intake: Excessive zinc intake can have adverse effects. It's important to follow the recommended dosage and not exceed the suggested amount unless directed by a healthcare professional.
Interactions with Medications: Zinc may interact with certain medications, including antibiotics, diuretics, and medications for autoimmune conditions. If you are taking any medications, it's important to consult with your healthcare provider before using Ionic Zinc XS to avoid potential interactions.
Copper Imbalance: High-dose zinc supplementation can disrupt the balance of copper in the body. Long-term or excessive use of Ionic Zinc XS may require additional copper supplementation or monitoring of copper levels. Consult with a healthcare professional for guidance.
Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: Limited information is available regarding the safety of high-dose zinc supplementation during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. It's best to consult with a healthcare provider before using Ionic Zinc XS if you are pregnant or nursing.
Kidney or Liver Conditions: Individuals with pre-existing kidney or liver conditions should exercise caution when using high-dose zinc supplements. It's advisable to consult a healthcare professional before starting supplementation.