Microzin Syrup is used to treat and to prevent zinc deficiency. Zinc is a naturally occurring mineral. Zinc is important for growth and for the development and health of body tissues.
In treatment for Wilson’s disease.
For the topical treatment of acne vulgaris when combined by antibiotics.
Chronic skin ulcer
Adjunct to antimicrobials
Delayed wound healing
>10 years: 25 mg PO three times daily, may increase to 50 mg three times daily if inadequate response
Zinc acts as a cofactor for more than 70 different enzymes. Zinc dependent enzymes are involved in the metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids, and protein; plays a role in DNA synthesis; supports a healthy immune system; helps maintain a sense of smell and taste; may assist in proper function of insulin.
Absorption: Poorly absorbed orally
Distribution: Zinc is distributed mainly in to skeletal muscle, skin, bone, pancreas, kidney, liver, retina, prostate, RBC, and WBC.
Excretion: mainly through intestine; only 2% loss in the urine.
Direct IV or IM solution