Zinc

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

Zinc is an essential trace element with widely diverse activity involving virtually all body functions, thus, zinc deficiency exhibits multisystem metabolic disorder that affects protein synthesis, cell-membrane integrity and immune and neurological system function. As zinc interacts with many drug classes, it is suggested zinc supplements should be separated from drug doses by about 2 hours.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)66-70
Number of pages5
JournalThe Journal of Complementary Medicine: the independent peer-reviewed journal for healthcare professionals
Volume5
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Zinc'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this