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Wild Cherry Lozenges

Zicam is completely different® from most other cold remedies because it actually shortens colds versus just temporarily treating symptoms. These great-tasting wild cherry flavor lozenges, made with a proprietary zinc formulation, are clinically proven to shorten your cold when taken at the first sign.1 This homeopathic cold remedy also soothes sore throats and coughs. Individually wrapped lozenges make it convenient to take anywhere, so have them handy at that first sniffle, sneeze or scratchy throat.

  • CLINICALLY PROVEN. Shortens the length of a cold when taken at the first sign of a cold
  • Delicious wild cherry flavor with cooling menthol
  • #1 Pharmacist Recommended brand for zinc cold remedies and homeopathic cold products
  • #1 Cold Shortening Brand based on sales data of homeopathic cold shortening brands
  • Non-drowsy, non-habit forming

#1 PHARMACIST RECOMMENDED BRAND**

Drug Facts

Drug Facts

Active Ingredients

Zincum aceticum 2x

Zincum gluconicum 2x

Purpose: Reduces duration and severity of the common cold

Uses
  • reduces duration of the common cold
  • helps reduce severity of cold symptoms:
    • sore throat
    • stuffy nose
    • sneezing
    • coughing
    • nasal congestion

Zicam® Cold Remedy was formulated to shorten the duration of the common cold and was not formulated to be effective for flu or allergies.

Warnings

Sore throat warning: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.
Cough warning: A persistent cough may be a sign of a serious condition. If cough persists for more than 1 week, tends to recur, or is accompanied by fever, rash, or persistent headache, consult a doctor.
Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • a sensitivity to zinc or are allergic to zinc

Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms, including coughing, persist or are accompanied by a fever, rash, or new symptoms occur.

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.  In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions
  • for best results, use at the first sign of a cold and continue to use until symptoms completely subside
  • adults and children 12 years of age and older:
    • take 1 lozenge at the onset of symptoms. Completely dissolve lozenge in mouth. Do not chew. Do not swallow whole.
    • repeat every 3 hours until symptoms are gone
    • to avoid minor stomach upset, do not take on an empty stomach
    • do not eat or drink for 15 minutes after use. Do not eat or drink citrus fruits or juices for 30 minutes before or after use. Otherwise, drink plenty of fluids.
  • children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor before use
Other information
  • Store between 15-29°C (59-84°F)
Inactive Ingredients

citric acid, corn syrup, FD&C blue no. 1, FD&C red no. 40, malic acid, menthol, natural flavors, purified water, sucralose, sucrose

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References

  1. Singh M, Das RR. Zinc for the common cold. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD001364. DO1: 10.1002/14651858.CD001364.pub3.

Testimonials represented here are from actual customers who’ve taken Zicam and provided their feedback. Zicam is clinically proven to shorten colds when taken at the first sign.