Colostrum is a milky product which comes from cows, collected the first few days after delivery. It contains many immune cells, growth factors and antimicrobial substances. Some studies claim that Colostrum can give ergogenic enhancement and improve immunity.
Colostrum is available in powder, capsules, tablets and liquid for oral use.
Please refer to the product insert for specific directions of use, or use as directed by medical professionals.
Take 1-2 capsules daily on an empty stomach with a glass of water, or use as directed by medical professionals.
Chew 2 tablets daily on an empty stomach, or use as directed by medical professionals.
1/2 teaspoon twice daily, or use as directed by medical professionals.
There are no reported common side effects.
Common dosing schedule:
Please refer to specific product instructions.
Some common medications Colostrum may interact with:
In Hong Kong, Colostrum is an over-the-counter supplement and can be purchased without a prescription from any retail outlet in Hong Kong. This includes grocery stores, convenience stores, medicine shops, and pharmacies. It can also be obtained from doctors. To find a pharmacy near you, refer to the list of pharmacies (“Authorized Sellers of Poisons”) from the Hong Kong Department of Health.
For more information about drug names and ingredients, you can visit Hong Kong’s Drug Office at https://www.drugoffice.gov.hk
Need more information?
For detailed information about the use of Colostrum in children, pregnancy and breastfeeding, and for questions about drug interactions, please check with your pharmacist or doctor.
Disclaimer: our goal is to provide you with the most relevant drug information and common dosage for Hong Kong. This information does not constitute medical advice. For specific treatment recommendations and advice, always discuss with your doctor or pharmacist, and follow the instructions included with your specific medicine.