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ZICAM® Nasal Swabs Cold Remedy

The only clinically-proven cold shortening nasal swab. This zinc-free homeopathic formula is delivered in our proprietary swab form. These unique swabs allow for gentle application of our patented gel formula in nasal passages. Our unique plant-based formula also provides multi-symptom cold relief. Use at the first sign of a cold and go from Pre-Cold® to No Cold, Faster™.

  • Shortens the length of a cold when taken at the first sign
  • Reduces symptom severity by 45% by the midpoint of the cold when taken at symptom onset
  • Zinc-free, homeopathic
  • With cooling Menthol & Eucalyptus
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Zicam® Cold Remedy Nasal Swabs is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 803.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Honestly, I have never used any Zicam products before. Thanks to Crowdtap and Zicam, I was intrigued to try these Zicam Cold Remedy Nasal Swabs because of how innovative this product looks. When I received this product, I was beginning to get a cold. Right at Christmas too! I applied as instructed and immediately amazed at how soothing the Cooling Menthol and Eucalyptus feels. Easy to apply and it is a Pre-Cold remedy. So as soon as you start sniffling or sneezing, apply these swabs and your cold will be shortened. It works. Very happy that instead of being miserable with a cold during Christmas, I was allowed to enjoy time with my family and friends.
Date published: 2017-01-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I actually let my husband give Zicam swabs a try because he was coming down with a cold. The first thing he mentioned was that it was really easy to use but he was uncomfortable about putting a swab inside of his nose. After he swabbed his nose he did mention that there was a strong menthal smell to it and wasn't a huge fan of the menthal. But he did mention that it definitely cleared out his sinuses quickly and was able to breathe better. As far as shortening his cold he didn't really say that it helped stop it but definitely helped reduce some of the symptoms he was feeling quickly. Such as sneezing, runny nose and being overly congested.
Date published: 2017-02-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from My sister came to town for the holidays and ended up getting sick. I gave her a few of my Zicam cold remedy nasal swabs to use, she was traveling back the next day. She found it very easy to use and when she woke up this morning she was actually feeling better than she had yesterday when the cold symptoms started. She was nervous to try it out but very glad she did. I'm so glad I have these on hand for her. Although I'm not looking forward to getting a cold this year, it's good to know that I have these on hand to help me feel better faster. It has no bad taste, easy to use and actually helps ease the symptoms of a cold.
Date published: 2016-12-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I received Zicam nasal swabs as a free sampling opportunity through Crowdtap. I woke up one morning shortly after receiving the sample feeling as if I was coming down with a common cold. I had a stuffy nose, scratchy throat and was sneezing my head off. I used the Zicam nasal swabs which is formulated to shorten the length and severity of a cold when used at the first signs of a cold. I noticed that my symptoms did improve over the next 3 days, as I continued to use the swabs as directed and by the fourth dat, I was symptom free. I believe that Zicam helped to shorten the length of my cold as it claims. It was easy to use and helped me get back to my normal self.
Date published: 2017-01-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I was lucky to receive them when I did. Both my husband and I got a cold a few days later. And my colds usually hang around for two weeks or so, but this time only lasted about 4 days and it was not as severe as I expected it to be. Doesn't have a bad smell, seems to dissolve into the nostril pretty quick, just be sure not to blow your nose for about 30sec to a minute after using. Also helped my dry nose. It was stuffy but really dry due to the furnace and cold. These helped a lot with that. All in all, I am quite impressed and will buy them again in the future. It is obvious they do work as they are advertised.
Date published: 2017-01-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I love the ease of this product. It’s very easy to use and I don’t have to deal with any gross tasting products. Just swipe around the entrance of the nose and I’m done. I love how it’s so different from all other products on the market. No worries about nose sprays, large pills, or gross tasting cold syrup. Another feature I love about this product is that it’s homeopathic! I try to use only homeopathic products so this was perfect. I didn’t really notice if it shortened my cold but it didn’t make it worse. My nose did run much more after using the product so it helped get rid of the cold germs. I loved how easy it was to use the product and recommend it to friends and family.
Date published: 2017-01-13
Rated 2 out of 5 by from I my sample of Zicam Cold Remedy Nasal Swabs right when I noticed my pre cold symptoms, but didn't feel it helped at all. The difections were clear ( break tube, swipe cotton part more than four times around inside nostril, dip cotton part back in tube, swipe cotton part more than four times around inside other nostil. I found that after I swiped inside my first nostril the cotton and a lot of snot and when I dipped it in the tube, it didn't absore hardly any of the medicine so the second nostril didn't get much. The medicine did leave a menthol (vicks like) scent in my nose which made it run so even though I didn't blow it for the recommended 30 seconds, it still ran out fast.
Date published: 2016-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I have been a fan of Zicam RapidMelts for years and feel like they definitely help shorten the length and reduce the severity of my colds, so I was excited to try the nasal swabs as well. I like the scent of the swabs, it is not unpleasant to have in my nose. I was slightly apprehensive about having the swab in my nose, but it was easy to use and did not feel uncomfortable. It also dried quickly, which was nice. My cold was definitely a short one, so I'm thinking the swabs helped. I will definitely use the swabs in combination with the RapidMelts to knock my colds out before they can really get started!
Date published: 2016-12-07