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Sugar Free Lozenges

Sugar Free Cold-EEZE lozenges are designed for health conscious consumers looking to limit their calorie and carbohydrate intake.

Sugar Free Cold-EEZE lozenges contain Isomalt, a sugar alcohol, that contains about half the calories of sugar and other carbohydrates. Isomalt is not a sugar replacement and does not contain any alcohol.

Sugar alcohols may raise blood glucose levels and are not recommended for people with Diabetes.

Diabetics should consult their health care professional before taking Sugar Free Cold-EEZE lozenges.

Each Sugar Free Cold-EEZE lozenge contains:

  • 2.24g of carbohydrates
  • 9 calories

Cold-EEZE lozenges should be taken at the first sign of a cold, such as cough, sore throat, stuffy nose, sneezing, post-nasal drip and hoarseness. Continue treating with Cold-EEZE until all symptoms subside.

Cold-EEZE lozenges contain no preservatives or dyes and are non-drowsy. Cold-EEZE is the #1 Pharmacist Recommended zinc cold lozenge.

For Persons with Diabetes or Concern with Glycemic Control

Cold-EEZE Sugar-Free Tablets:

  • Each box contains 48 Zinc Gluconate Glycine (ZIGG™) tablets
  • Each tablet contains 4.3 mg of Ionic Zinc
  • Flavor: Chocolate Mint Flavor/Unsweetened
  • Recommended daily dose: One tablet per hour, maximum of 16 daily
  • Clinically proven to be safe for people with diabetes
  • Contains 0 carbohydrates, 0 calories


From the Diabetes and Glandular Disease Clinic Study: San Antonio, Texas

“This study did not detect any deleterious effect of 10 days of dosing with sugar-free Cold-EEZE® lozenges on diabetic control as assessed by fructosamine level, fasting blood glucose level and home glucose monitoring.”

A single-center, randomized, single-blind placebo-controlled trial was conducted in patients with diabetes to assess the effects of sugar-free Cold-EEZE tablets on glucose control in patients maintained on stable antidiabetic therapy.


  • 48 persons with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes were treated with Cold-EEZE sugar-free zinc or placebo tablets for relief of cold symptoms.
  • 13 persons received sugar-free placebo tablets.
  • 35 persons received sugar-free Cold-EEZE tablets.


Fasting blood glucose level was measured at baseline, study day 10 and study day 21


No detrimental effect on overall diabetic control.

Adverse Events:

No patients withdrew from the trial. There were no serious adverse events.