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First Defense is a unique ChildLife® formula. We have researched and hand-selected herbs and minerals known for their direct and effective immune response properties.* First Defense is completely safe for children of all ages and can be used either short or long term to increase natural defense responses.* *These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

SKU: 608274101500

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Nutritional supplements designed specifically for infants and children. ChildLife provides a complete line of nutritional supplements designed specifically for infants and children. Our experience with infants and children’s healthcare is extensive.Dr. Murray Clarke, who founded the company and developed the product line, has been specializing in pediatrics in his homeopathic and nutritional clinic for the past twenty years. The ChildLife Essentials line is literally the product of this experience. The ten products we offer are those, which hav
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Other Ingredients: Purified Water, Glycerin, Citric acid, Grapefruit seed extract, Stevia, Potassium sorbate, Gum Arabic.

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Nutrition information

Serving Size:
One Teaspoon (5 mL)
Servings Per
Amount per serving
% daily value
Total Carbohydrate
Zinc (as zinc gluconate)
3 mg
Olive Leaf Extract (olea europea)
80 mg
St John's Wort (leaf & flower)
20 mg
Larch arabinogalactan (tree)
15 mg
Silver (colloidal)
60 mcg
† Daily Value Not Established

This formula is gluten free, casein free, alcohol free. Contains no milk, eggs, soy, wheat, yeast, or corn. No artificial colorings, flavorings or sweeteners.

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Great for kids

Posted   by Nicole from CAPE CORAL, Florida
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They like the flavor
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Posted   by Nicole from CUSHING, Oklahoma
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works great, we use daily
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A must to have for emergencies!

Posted   by Jessica from MINERAL RIDGE, Ohio
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I keep this around for when my daughter is around people who are sick I used it on my daughter when she was sick and it definitely seemed to shorten the duration of her cold
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Really works

Posted   by Lindsay from SANTA MONICA, California
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and tastes good too
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Posted   by Elizabeth from ORLANDO, Florida
Worked really well on my niece when she had a cold. It cleared her up after only a few days. I recently got bronchitis and it helped me significantly as well. Highly recommend!
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