MICROgenics® Immune Support Formula

Why should I take MICROgenics® Immune Support Formula?

  • Cold and flu relief
  • Relief from upper respiratory tract infections and mucous congestion.
  • Antioxidant

Product Benefits:

MICROgenics® Immune Support Formula contains a combination of herbs including Echinacea which may help reduce the severity of the symptoms of colds. In traditional western herbal medicine olive leaf was used to provide relief from fevers. Olive leaf also has potent anitoxidant properties and helps to reduce free radical damage. Zinc provides nutritional support for healthy immune function while garlic provides symptomatic relief from upper respiratory tract infections and mucous congestion.

Dosage:

  • Acute Dose: Adults take 2 capsules, three times daily with food (total 6 caps/day).
  • Maintenance Dose: Adults take 3 capsules daily with food (total 3 caps/day) or as directed by your healthcare professional.
  • Hard shell capsule can be pulled apart and contents used in food or drinks.
  • Not to be used by children under 2 years of age without medical advice.

No Added:

Yeast, gluten, lactose, sugar, artificial flavours or colours, artificial sweeteners or dairy products.

Ingredients (per capsule):

  • Herbal extracts equivalent to dry: Olea europaea (Olive ) leaf 2g (2000mg) equiv. oleuropein 36.67mg
  • Echinacea purpurea (Echinacea) root 250mg
  • Tabebuia avellanedae (Pau D’arco) stem bark inner 200mg
  • Sambucus nigra (Black Elder) fruit 200mg equiv. anthocyanins 240mcg
  • Allium sativum (Garlic) bulb 500mg plus Thyme oil 2mg
  • Zinc gluconate 38.46mg equiv. Zinc 5mg”

Size:

30 & 60 capsules

Warnings:

Contains zinc which may be dangerous if taken in large amounts or for a long period. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare professional.

Naturopathic Information

  • Echinacea, Olive leaf, Garlic, Pau D’arco, Black elder and Thyme are herbs commonly use in Western herbal medicine to reduce a fever, relieve a cough and support a healthy immune response
  • Echinacea is an old ailment used by North American Indians, today research has proven its affects on the immune system for treating upper respiratory tract infections, reducing duration and symptoms of a cold and flu
  • High potency Olive leaf has traditionally been used to provide relief from a fever associated with colds and flu’s. Olive leaf also possesses antioxidant activity reducing free radical damage
  • Garlic’s use as a food and medicine dates back to ancient Egypt where it was used to resist infection. Today we continue to utilise this valuable antimicrobial herb to support immune activity
  • Zinc is important in the maintenance of healthy immune function
  • A study conducted on rhinovirus infection of epithelial cells, and treatment with Echinacea extracts, led to profound effects on immune mechanisms. Explaining the observed immune-modulating activities of Echinacea and its effect on several respiratory viruses, particularly rhinoviruses, influenza virus and respiratory virus. These viruses have been implicated as causative agents in upper respiratory infections and complications, including common colds.