VITAMIN C: Ascorbic acid, known as vit. C, protects cells from free radicals (antioxidant), helps in cicatrization and is a body IMMUNOSTIMULANT : it increases the production of INTERFERONS and IMMUNOGLOBINS. This is why it proves to be an excellent ally in winter to counteract cooling illnesses. Becomes part of the biosynthesis of COLLAGEN, connective tissue protein, whose lack determines scurvy, skin lesions, gengivitis, osteoporosis and bone fragility. It possesses anti-carcinogenic properties.
ECHINACEA with 4% ECHINACOSIDE : Its action is due to a phytocomplex consisting of: ECHINACOSIDE which has antibiotic action similar to penicillin. in vitro and in vivo studies confirm its application for the treatment of respiratory tract infections and flu. It possesses ANTIBACTERIAL and ANTIVIRAL action, acts as IMMUNOSTIMULATING as it activates lymphocytes and is ANTIINFLAMMATORY, also increases NK cells (NATURAL KILLER). It has been shown that the plant reduces the duration of illness and the symptomatology. These indications are recognized by the "German Commission E", the OMS and the ESCOP.
PROPOLIS with 8% GALANGINA: It is a natural ANTIBIOTIC and also acts as ANTIVIRAL. Its action against influenza viruses and Herpes simplex type 1 and 2 has been demonstrated (M. Tognolini, M. Chiavarini, Principles of Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy, 2007, Parma). It acts in bronchial, oropharyngeal affections and against TOSSE, MAL DI GOLA and COOLER. It's a great IMMUNOSTIMULATING, HEALING and ANTI INFLAMMATORY.
THYME: It has BALSAMIC properties given by the essential oil. Performs EXPECTORANT, MUCOLITYC, BRONCOLITYC and ANTIBACTERIAL action. It acts in colds, coughs, bronchitis and in catarrhal forms and simultaneously as an oral disinfectant. Inhibits microbial proliferation at very low concentrations (0.03% ) against various bacterial strains, including antibiotics -resistant.
BLACKCURRANT: It has a similar action to cortisone, it is ANTINFIAMMATORY, ANTIOXIDANT, protects the respiratory tract and is an adjuvant in rheumatic disorders. Contains ?-LINOLENIC ACID (GLA or Omega 6) and also alpha-LINOLENIC ACID (ALA or OMEGA-3) which induce the body to increase the immune response as well as protect the nervous system, increasing the psychophysical well-being
ZINC (15 mg per compressa -100% RDA):Cofactor of numerous enzymes. It helps the immune system, it is necessary for vitamin A release from liver. It has antioxidant action and stimulates tissue regeneration.
COPPER 1,2 mg per compressa -100% RDA): Partecipa a numerosi processi metabolici, alla formazione di nuovi globuli rossi e tessuto connettivo. Agisce come protettore contro lo stress ossidativo.
COENZYME Q10: Molecule of lipid nature, acts against FREE RADICALS being the antioxidant par excellence. Its action is aimed at the well-being of the whole body as it counteracts cellular aging and protects against diseases affecting the nervous system.
CITRUS BIOFLAVONOID COMPLEX ESPERIDINA : These BIOFLAVONOIDS are contained in fruits and fruit peel of plants belonging to the genus Citrus. They perform protective action on capillaries and possess useful anti-inflammatory and DEFENSE properties for the organism.