What Are The Uses Of Zinc methionine?
It is a Zinc supplement; it gets converted in to Zinc in human body. Zinc is an essential electrolyte for all animal cells to work properly.
It is prescribed for Zinc deficiency lead conditions like:
- Week/ low immunity, anorexia, fatigue, repetitive infections, sexual dysfunction, sterility, delayed wound healing, delayed blood clotting, thyroid dysfunction, common cold, ear infections, malaria, acne and hormonal imbalance in women
- Zinc has prominent role in eye. It is prescribed along with the medicines for night blindness, cataracts, retina dysfunction & deformation.
- It is a choice of supplement in AIDS, diabetes, high blood pressure, Crohn’s disease (infection of small intestine), Alzheimer’s disease (long term memory loss), ulcerative colitis (infection of large intestine & colon) etc..
What Are The Side Effects Of Zinc methionine?
Zinc methionine is usually safe when taken in appropriate quantity.
However, overdose may cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, metallic taste, kidney damage and burning sensation on skin.
With some antibiotics like Tetracycline and Quinolone it shows adverse drug reaction.
What Are The Contraindications Of Zinc methionine?
Long term usage is not recommended. Except its reaction with the antibiotics, no major contraindications are documented.