Cold Relief: Homeopathic Product Information

COLD RELIEF- zinc gluconate lozenge
Walgreen Company

Disclaimer: This homeopathic product has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration for safety or efficacy. FDA is not aware of scientific evidence to support homeopathy as effective.

Active ingredient (in each lozenge)

Zincum Gluconicum 2X (13.4 mg)


Cold Relief


  • may help reduce the duration of common cold symptoms
  • this product was formulated to help reduce the duration and severity of cold symptoms and was not formulated to be effective for flu or allergies


Ask a doctor before use if you have a sensitivity to zinc or are allergic to zinc or any of the other ingredients in this product

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are now taking minocycline, doxycycline, tetracycline or are on coumadin therapy; zinc treatment may inhibit the absorption of these medicines

When using this product

to avaid minor stomach upset, do not dissolve lozenges on an empty stomach

avoid citrus fruits or juices and products containing citric acid 1/2 hour before or after taking, as they may diminish effectiveness

Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms persist for more than 7 days or are accompanied by a fever

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.


adults and children 12 years and over

for best results, begin treatment at start of symptoms (within 24 — 48 hours of onset)

completely dissolve lozenges in mouth. (Do not swallow whole. Do not chew.)

repeat every 2 — 4 hours as needed until symptoms subside

do not exceed 6 lozenges for adults and 4 lozenges for children ages 12 — 17 in a 24 hour period

for children under 12 years of age, consult a health professional prior to use

Other information

not formulated to be effective for treatment of influenza or allergies

store in a cool dry place after opening

no artificial colors or preservatives

Inactive ingredients: Corn starch, corn syrup, glycine, medium chain triglycerides, natural flavors, purified water, soybean oil and sucrose.

Questions? Or to report an adverse event call 1-800-245-2898. Monday through Friday, 9AM to 4PM EST

Walgreens Cherry Zinc 18ct Lozenge
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zinc gluconate lozenge
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0363-1090
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
Product Characteristics
Color white (Semi-Translucent) Score no score
Shape OVAL Size 16mm
Flavor CHERRY Imprint Code B
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:0363-1090-18 18 LOZENGE in 1 CARTON None
Image of Product
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Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
unapproved homeopathic 06/11/2015
Labeler — Walgreen Company (008965063)
Registrant — Bestco Inc. (002149136)
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Bestco Inc. 002149136 manufacture (0363-1090)

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