Although zinc may fall last on an alphabetical list of minerals, some people go to it first as a cold remedy. Taken in lozenge form, these products may boost the immune system and may shorten the duration of a cold, according to some studies. Also see zinc cold remedies. Non-zinc options include cold remedies and homeopathic cold products.
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