Zinc acetate lozenges for treating the common cold: an individual patient data meta-analysis

Harri Hemila, Edward J. Petrus, James T. Fitzgerald, Ananda Prasad

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Original languageEnglish
JournalBritish Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
Volume82
Issue number5
Pages (from-to)1393-1398
Number of pages6
ISSN0306-5251
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2016
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • common cold
  • meta-analysis
  • randomized controlled trials
  • respiratory tract infections
  • zinc acetate
  • PLACEBO-CONTROLLED TRIAL
  • DOUBLE-BLIND
  • GLUCONATE LOZENGES
  • ORAL ZINC
  • SYMPTOMS
  • DURATION
  • SULFATE
  • TASTE
  • CURE
  • 3142 Public health care science, environmental and occupational health

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Hemila, Harri ; Petrus, Edward J. ; Fitzgerald, James T. ; Prasad, Ananda. / Zinc acetate lozenges for treating the common cold : an individual patient data meta-analysis. In: British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 2016 ; Vol. 82, No. 5. pp. 1393-1398.
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Zinc acetate lozenges for treating the common cold : an individual patient data meta-analysis. / Hemila, Harri; Petrus, Edward J.; Fitzgerald, James T.; Prasad, Ananda.

In: British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, Vol. 82, No. 5, 11.2016, p. 1393-1398.

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