Vitamin & Mineral Supplement
ZIPOL Syrup is indicated for the treatment of recurrent respiratory tract infections, loss of appetite, severe growth retardation, deformed bone formation, impaired immunological response, acrodermatitis enteropathica, defective and delayed wound healing, malabsorption, night blindness and mental disturbance.
Special Indication for the Treatment of Diarrhoea:ZIPOL Syrup is suitable in the treatment of diarrhoea, always in connection with Oral Rehydration Salt (ORS). Bygiving ZIPOL Syrup as soon as diarrhoea starts with ORS, the duration and severity of diarrhoea will be reduced. By continuing ZIPOL Syrup as Zinc supplementation after
diarrhoea stops, the lost-Zinc in the stools will be replaced and the risk of new episodes of diarrhoea in the following 2 to 3 months is reduced
Dosage and administration:
As Dietary Supplement : Zinc should be taken at a dose of US RDA (Recommended Dietary Allowances).
In Zinc Deficiency State :
Children under 10 kg : 22.5 mg elemental zinc once daily
Children within10 -30 kg : 22.5 mg elemental zinc 1-3 times daily
Children over 30 kg & Adults : 45 mg elemental zinc 1-3 times daily
In diarrhoea :
Infants (2 to 6 months) : 10 mg elemental zinc once daily
Children (6 months to 5 years) : 20 mg elemental Zinc once daily
Children over 6 years and adults : 40 mg of elemental Zinc 1 to 3 times daily For diarrhoea, treatment should be continue for at least 10 consecutive days.ZIPOL Syrup should be used after meal.