Active defense against infections – Upper respiratory tract infections
A cold is an acute infection of the upper respiratory tract, usually caused by a virus. Typical symptoms are cough, runny nose, hoarseness and sore throat. Pharynx is a newly developed medical device Class I according to 93/42/EEC, manufactured by Nutrin GmbH (Germany) and distributed in Greece by A.S.K. PHARMACEUTICAL Μ.ΕΠΕ, containing a unique active ingredient complex, consisting of hyaluronic acid and sea buckthorn extract. The special hyaluronic complex covers and supports the irritated mucous membranes like a protective film. The mucous membranes are soothed and protected from possible external stimuli. The natural defense function of the mucous membrane is supported and further enhanced by the natural barrier, making it more difficult for new bacteria and viruses to invade. Due to this natural mechanism of action, there is no tolerance effect.
Sea buckthorn is a very strong plant having its origin in the Himalayas. Sea buckthorn fruit contains sugars, sugar alcohols, fruit acids, vitamins (C, E, and K), polyphenols, carotenoids, fiber, amino acids, minerals, and plant sterols.