Do Zinc Lozenges Reduce Cold Symptoms?

Avalon Pharmacy Shares About How Zinc Lozenges Can Reduce Cold Symptoms for HI-Desert / Morongo Basin Residents


Yucca Valley’s leading Pharmacist, Amit Kakar, Pharm.D. here.

Today’s Healthy Tip of the Week is about how difficult it is to feel sick and deal with colds.

Join us this week to learn about how zinc lozenges can effectively reduce cold symptoms.

  • Zinc is a mineral used to boost our immune system.
  • It is not readily avail in our system, so it needs to be supplemented.
  • It helps reduce cold symptoms and cold duration.
  • Zinc lozenges are most effective when taken within 24 hours of having the symptoms.


Your health and safety is our primary concern at Avalon Pharmacy.

If you have any specific questions, please feel free to call us at 760-853-5195.

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