Zinc is an essential trace element for all forms of life. Zinc insufficiency has been recognized by a number of experts as an important public health issue, especially in developing countries
Zinc plays an important role in the structure of proteins and cell membranes. Loss of zinc from biological membranes increases their susceptibility to oxidative damage and impairs their function.
• Improved immune function in diabetics
• Reduced risk of age-related macular degeneration
• Reduction in duration of common cold
• Improved neuropsycho log- ical development in children