Clinicians ViraShield Clinicians ViraShield is a powerful and clinically researched herbal formula for winter ills & chills to support Immunity, Upper Respiratory Health & Immune Defences. It contains Pelargonium – one of Europe’s well know antiviral herbs. Pelargonium has been shown to reduce the severity and duration of acute bronchitis, the common cold, tonsillitis and sore throats in both adults and children in numerous clinical studies. It also contains Andrographis which stimulates the immune response, helps remove viruses, protects the liver and has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Elderberry has also been added to help deactivate the ability of viruses to enter cells and replicate whilst Zinc helps reduce the severity of infection by boosting the immune response. ViraShield Benefits: Contains unique combination of very effective ingredients not seen in supplements in New Zealand. This combination is Specifically for the management of ACUTE upper respiratory tract infections Contains Pelargonium – one of the best-selling immune herbs in Europe – reduces severity and duration of colds, flus, sinusitis, sore throats & bronchitis when taken within the first 24 hours of infection Immune modulator – whilst helping the body to fight off infection, it will also help the body resist future infections Fast acting when taken right at the beginning – reduces time off work or school and enables quicker recovery ViraSheild is recommended for: individuals suffering from upper respiratory tract infections such as the common cold, influenza, acute bronchitis and sinusitis those who know they are susceptible to upper respiratory infections during cold and flu seasons people who have a low immune function and pick up everything going around those looking for an alternative to antibiotics office workers, factory workers, school teachers, hospital staff, hospitality employees, child care workers, anywhere people work in close proximity or where there is air-conditioning and re-circulate air.
ACTIVE INGREDIENTS Each Gelatin Capsule contains: Pelargonium (Pelargonium sidoides) extract equiv. to dry root 110mg Andrographis (Andrographis paniculata) extract equiv. to dry herb (standardised to NLT 21 mg andrographolide) 840mg Elderberry (Sambucus nigra) extract equiv. to dry fruit 250mg Zinc amino acid chelate (elemental zinc 5mg) 25mg NO Added: Gluten, dairy, yeast, sugar, artificial colours, sweeteners, flavours or preservatives. Also contains: Microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide.
DOSAGE Adults Acute Dose: Take 1 capsule 3 times daily or as directed Children aged 6-12 years: Take 1 capsule 1-2 times daily or as directed
WARNINGS Generally considered safe and well tolerated – some minor skin rashes noted in a very few people Not recommended during pregnancy and breastfeeding due to the Pelargonium and Andrographis content Exercise caution if you have serious cardiac or asthma conditions. Avoid if taking blood thinning or immunosuppressant medication. Andrographis Paniculata – in a small number of cases, allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, have occurred with the use of this herb. If you experience any of the signs and symptoms of serious allergic reactions (eg, rash, shortness of breath/difficulty breathing, facial swelling or loss of consciousness), please discontinue immediately and notify your doctor.