Zinc lozenges are traditionally used to treat common colds.
Finnish researchers showed in a recently published study1 (number of participants = 253) that zinc lozenges cold not support the healing process of a common cold.
Moreover, the Finnish researchers found that recovery of the common cold was prolonged when taken Zinc lozenges.
In contrast to that, 3 clinical studies 2,3,4 proved the effectiveness of Yestimun® by
lesser severe cold symptoms,
even fewer common colds during intense infection seasons and
shorter duration of an episode of a common cold.
Now it should be clear why at least ALL formulas with zinc should also contain Yestimun® 😉
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Links to scientific literature:
1 Hemila H, Haukka J,Alho M, et al. Zinc acetate lozenges for the treatment of the common cold: a randomized controlled trial. BMJ Open 2020;10:e031662.
2 Graubaum, H.;Busch, R.; Stier, H.; Gruenwald, J.; A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Nutritional Study Using an Insoluble Yeast Beta-Glucan to Improve the Immune Defense System. Food and Nutrition Sciences 2012, 3, 738-746.
3 Auinger, A.; Riede, L.; Bothe, G.; Busch, R.; Gruenwald, J. Yeast (1,3)-(1,6)-beta-glucan helps to maintain the body's defence against pathogens: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, multicentric study in healthy subjects. Eur J Nutr. 2013, 8, 1913-8.
4 Dharsono, T.; Rudnicka, K.; Wilhelm, M.; Schoen, C.; Effects of Yeast (1,3)-(1,6)-Beta-Glucan on Severity of Upper Respiratory Tract Infections: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study in Healthy Subjects. J Am Coll Nutr. 2019, 38, 40-50.