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1-5 of 5
Reason for taking: Common cold
11/17/2013 11:11:34 PM

Reviewer: Lynelle, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My head cold was dragging on without significant improvement. Somewhere in my foggy brain I remembered my chiropractor said zinc prevents colds. I got my Quantum Cold Season TheraZinc spray out and immediately began to improve. Yes, I was already sick, but it began to reverse my symptoms without the use of any other medications. My nasal congestion began to lessen and after blowing my nose, less c ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Common cold
10/3/2013 12:38:20 PM

Reviewer: on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
For years, I have taken echinacea and golden seal at first sign of cold, and these supplements have either prevented or dramatically shortened the duration of my cold symptoms. With the Zicam's product andcombination of zinc with echinacea and Vitamin C-- and the relative safety of homeopathic treatment, my cold is definitely shortened and symptoms have been reduced substantially. One Must, I ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Common cold
1/6/2013 6:00:03 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I used this with trepidation considering the warnings out there about loss of taste. Hasn't happened! I have not used it since and find that I DID experience a shorter lifespan of the cold compared to not using the zinc. I can feel the power and recommend caution but I have not experienced any long term side effects.

Reason for taking: Common cold
12/28/2010 10:01:18 AM

Reviewer: bland now, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking four doses of this product orally I have lost my sense of taste.

Reason for taking: Common cold
9/24/2010 11:31:08 AM

Reviewer: sleepyhead, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I take Cold-Eze at first sign of a cold - anything cold remedy with zinc makes me feel terrible. Would almost rather deal with the cold.

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