Zinc 54 MG (Opti-Chelate) is a specially designed formulatation from chelated zinc (zinc glycinate) for enhanced absorption, gastrointestinal comfort and improved utilization by the body. Using the right zinc supplement is essential to maintaining healthy levels within the body and imortant for supplement regimen compliance. Zinc is an essential trace mineral critical to many functions of human health. It plays a role in gene expression and maintaining cellular metabolism. Zinc is critical to many of our physiological processes including tissue repair, insuling signaling, immune function, neuro-transmission and also vision. Zinc also plays a crucial role in boosting immune function, maintaining healthy tissue growth, and increasing the antioxidant reserves that protect the body. With all these functions being impacted by zinc, even marginal deficiency can have serious health implications. With Zinc 54 MG (Opti-Chelate) you can rest assured you are supplementing your zinc levels sufficiently and effectively.