Linctagon family pack “just in case”

No one likes to be ill while on holiday so it’s worth slipping a Linctagon family pack into your suitcase just in case colds, flu or associated respiratory conditions try keep your family from planned summer fun.

It comprises a combo pack of Linctagon-C Effervescent for adults and one of Linctagon-C Junior Effervescent for the youngsters at a special laid back price of around R114 for 12 fizzy tablets of each.

Available from Dis-Chem, selected pharmacies and retail outlets throughout the country.

The actives in Linctagon’s plant base display both anti-bacteriological and bacteriostatic properties, making the products a first line of defence against colds and flu and bacteriological respiratory infections associated with conditions such as sinusitis, ear infections, tonsillitis and bronchitis.

Research studies also indicate that Linctagon’s actives assist the body to get over colds and flu quicker through their active support of the immune system. Linctagon users generally report that complaints associated with colds and respiratory infections like coughing, a sore throat and runny nose, clear up fairly fast.

The main active ingredient in the whole Linctagon range is Pelargonium sidoides, a medical plant originating from South Africa. The extraction of Pelargonium sidoides is successfully used for the treatment of respiratory tract disease, including infection in the airways and ear-nose-throat region. Note that efficacy of support may vary between users.

Linctagon-C Effervescent is a great tasting, three-a-day fizzy combining Pelargonium sidoides with Vitamins A and C (anti-viral); MSM (with anti-inflammatory properties), Quercitin (quells allergic reactions without causing drowsiness), Bromelain (can be used to treat sinus inflammation and can also prevent sinusitis from progressing into bronchitis) and Zinc (involved in practically all the immune processes in the body).

Linctagon-C Junior offers anti-viral and anti-bacterial support as well as infection, inflammation, congestion and allergy support. It has no sugar, gluten or lactose and is safe to use from one year of age. With natural antibiotic properties it can act as a first line defence against infections associated with colds and flu. It may also assist to speed up recovery time and reduce severity of illnesses such as sinusitis, tonsillitis and bronchitis.

In the formulation are:

Pelargonium for antibacterial and antiviral properties.
Vitamin C has antioxidant properties, helping to prevent cell damage by neutralizing free radicals.

Bromelain can be used to treat sinus inflammation and can also prevent sinusitis from progressing into bronchitis.

MSM has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.

Zinc is necessary for a healthy immune system. People who are deficient in zinc tend to be more susceptible to a variety of infections.

Vitamin A is required for a vast number of biological processes such as vision and cellular growth.

Here’s to staying in a state of wellness over the summer holidays!

People who cannot take Linctagon-C Junior and Linctagon-C for adults:

· Pregnant and lactating mothers;

· People with raised haemorrhage (bleeding) inclination;

· People suffering from severe liver and kidney illness;

· People who are allergic or sensitive to any of the ingredients

Formulations, the action of active ingredients, dosages and contraindications are listed on the Nativa website or contact Nativa on (012) 664 7110 or email

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