Bio Island Zinc is suitable for use by children from the age of 1 year, the dosages are based on the Recommended Daily Intakes (RDI) and Adequate Intakes (AI) established by the NHMRC (National Health & Research Council).
Supplements zinc which may help maintain healthy immune function and blood sugar balance. This product contains zinc, which is an essential trace mineral that is a component in over 200 enzymes in the body. Zinc is an important nutritional antioxidant, thereby assisting in protecting the body against the damaging effects of free radicals and it support the health and function of the immune system. It may also assist in the maintenance of normal healthy blood sugar balance in healthy children. As zinc is involved in carbohydrate metabolism, protein synthesis and cell growth, it helps to maintain healthy skin, vision and eye function and it is necessary for the proper action of many body hormones.
Mineral supplements should not replace a balanced diet.
EACH TABLET CONTAINS:
Zinc Gluconate 21mg
Equiv. to zinc 3mg
Children aged 1 – 8 years take 1 tablet;
9 – 12 years take 2 tablets, or as directed by your healthcare professional
*Tablets to be chewed. Recommended for children who can thoroughly chew and safely swallow without supervision. For children under 3 years, please crumble the tablet before chewing.