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Product Information


Natural Product Number (NPN):
80002849
Current Status:
Active
Brand Name(s):
Cold-Fx
Licence Holder:
Valeant Canada LP / Valeant Canada S.E.C.
Dosage Form:
Capsule
Recommended Route of Administration:
Oral
Recommended Dose:
Sub Population (Sub Pop.) Quantity (Qty) Frequency (Freq.)
Sub Pop. Age Min. Max. UoM Footnote 1 Age Qty Min. Max. UoM Footnote 1 Qty Freq. Min. Max. UoM Footnote 1 Freq.
Footnote 1

UoM: Unit of Measure

Return to footnote 1 referrer

Adults 1.0 2.0 capsule 2 9 daily
Children 12 year(s) 1.0 capsule 2 daily

Recommended Use or Purpose:
Helps reduce the frequency, severity and duration of cold and flu symptoms by boosting the immune system. Helps to increase production of certain types of cytokines that may signal and activate the immune system in high performing athletes. Helps to increase production of certain types of cytokines involved in the immune response in high performing athletes. Provides further reduction of cold and flu symptoms when taken with a flu shot. Further reduces the frequency, severity and duration of cold and flu symptoms when taken with a flu shot. Clinically proven to reduce the frequency, severity and duration of cold and flu symptoms in individuals over 65 by boosting the immune system. Clinically proven to be safe and efficacious against cold and flu symptoms in individuals over 65. COLD-FX is safe and effective for reducing symptoms associated with acute respiratory tract infections. COLD-FX helps reduce overall symptoms of sore throat, runny nose, sneezing, nasal congestion, malaise, fever, headache, hoarseness, ear-aches and cough.

Risk Information:

Cautions and Warnings 
Individuals requiring anti-coagulant therapy such as warfarin should avoid use of this product. Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Not recommended for individuals with impaired liver or renal functions. Do not exceed the recommended daily dose. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have diabetes.

Contra-Indications 
Individuals with known allergies to ginseng should avoid use of this product.

List of Medicinal Ingredients:
Medicinal Ingredients Quantity (Qty) Extract Potency
Panax quinquefolius
200.0 mg
4 : 1
DHE: 800  mg

List of Non-Medicinal Ingredients:

  • Agar
  • Carboxymethylcellulose
  • Chlorophyllin Copper Complex
  • FD&C Blue #2 lake
  • Gelatin
  • Titanium dioxide

Date of Licensing:
2007-02-13

Revised Date of Licence:
2015-11-18