Zinc picolinate is a highly bioavailable form of zinc which is essential for a wide range of physiological functions, including immune and prostate function support.
- Highly bioavailable form of zinc
- Supports immune system function
- Supports reproductive health
- Made with hypoallergenic, vegan ingredients
Zinc plays an important role in supporting the body's defense system and is related to the normal absorption and actions of the B vitamins. It is a constituent of over two dozen enzymes involved in digestion and metabolism, including carbonic anhydrase which is vital to tissue respiration.
Zinc is essential for the normal storage and metabolism of carbohydrates.
Zinc plays a fundamental role in collagen formation and healthy tissue development. This mineral is also essential for normal fetal and reproductive development, and it contributes to healthy prostatic function.
Zinc is essential for growth and testosterone metabolism.
Supplementation can be important for many persons, including athletes who lose zinc in sweat during intense exercise.*
Benefits of Zinc
Zinc is a mineral essential for many aspects of health. Supplementing with 15-30mg of zinc daily may improve:
- Blood sugar levels*
- Eye function*
- Heart Health*
- Skin Health*
Individuals susceptible to zinc deficiency include the elderly, the immuno-compromised, those on parenteral nutrition, burn victims, and athletes.* Adequate Zinc levels are needed to support the body's normal production of testosterone, a hormone essential for promoting lean muscle mass.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. If you are pregnant or nursing, please consult your healthcare professional before using this or any product. Keep out of the reach of children.
Zinc (as Zinc Picolinate)
Microcrystalline Cellulose, Hypromellose capsule (derived from cellulose), Leucine, Silicon Dioxide.
How to Use
Take 1 capsule daily between meals. Do not take with food.
Warning: Zinc can inhibit the absorption of copper. Long-term zinc supplementation should include copper in a 15:1 (Zn:Cu) ratio.