Zinkit® 20

Zinc is the second most abundant trace element in the human body. As a component of numerous proteins and enzymes, zinc is involved in our carbohydrate, protein and lipid metabolism.

Sufficient protein and nucleic acid synthesis is the prerequisite for all cell division and growth processes. For this reason, zinc deficiency becomes noticeable first in cell systems with rapidly dividing cells, as is the case in the skin, mucous membranes and the immune system.

  • Therapeutic Indications
    Treatment of clinically proven zinc deficiency that cannot be corrected through the diet.
  • Active Substance and Composition
    1 tablet contains 88 mg zinc sulfate · 7 H2O (equals 20 mg, 0.31 mMol or 0.62 mVal zinc). Excipient: lactose-monohydrate, sorbitol, glucose, macrogolglycerolhydroxystearate.

    Zinc

    For further substances read the Patient information leaflet.
  • Dosage and Method of Application
    Recommended dosage is 1 tablet (equals 20 mg zinc) once per day.

    The tablet has to be taken with empty stomach, with timely distance before a meal and with enough liquid.

    The duration of intake depends on therapeutic success.

    In case of a long-term intake of zinc the zinc and copper level in the blood have to be monitored laboratorydiagnostically.
  • Package Sizes
    • 20 Coated Tablets - PZN 04435255
    • 50 Coated Tablets - PZN 04435261
    • 100 Coated Tablets - PZN 04435278
  • Obligatory Text
    Zinkit® 20. Active substance: zinc sulfate. Therapeutic indications: Treatment of clinically proven zinc deficiency that cannot be corrected nutritionally. If you have any questions about risks and side effects, please read the patient information leaflet and ask your doctor or pharmacist. WÖRWAG Pharma GmbH & Co. KG, 71034 Böblingen
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