Zinc is a trace mineral and is found in the body in greater amounts
than any other trace mineral apart from iron. Larger amounts are in the bones
and muscles. The prostate and retina also have significant amounts present. Our
overall health is dependant on a regular supply through our diets and if
necessary through supplementation.
During deficiencies, growth and development of the skeletal system may suffer.
Sugar metabolism, DNA formation, metabolism of protein and energy production may
also be affected. It is needed for proper growth and development, and is
involved in numerous metabolic processes in individuals of all ages.
Extra zinc is needed during pregnancy and breast feeding. This may be
available through the diet by researching zinc rich foods and increasing them in
The immune system is also dependant on this trace mineral for proper
White patches on the nails are a sign of a zinc deficiency, also hair that
has become coarse.
NSP Zinc is derived from zinc gluconate for more efficient absorption. For
maximum benefit, it is combined in a rich, natural base of kelp,
alfalfa and thyme.
Each nutrient in this formula has been carefully
selected to provide maximum nutrition.
See precautions below