Umcka™ Cold Care™ | GNC

Product Information



Nature’s Way®

to the U.S.

Cold Care

Shortens Duration
of throat,sinus
and bronchial

Pelargonium sidoides 1X
Suitable for Children

99% Alcohol-Free Syrup
4 FL OZ (120 ml)


African Origin
UMCKA™ originates from the traditional Zulu medicine for coughs and respiratory ailments.

Unique Plant
UMCKA™ is made from Pelargonium sidoides – a species of geranium unique to South Africa.

Works Differently
Unlike other remedies that simply mask symptoms, UMCKA™ helps you recover faster!

Top Seller in Europe
Doctor recommendation and user satisfaction make P. sidoides a leading European medicine.

Feel Better Faster!
Effective relief of upper respiratory tract irritations:

  • shortens duration
  • reduces severity of symptoms

  • Clinically tested
    Easy dose syrup
    Quickly absorbed
    Delicious flavor

    Graph is representative of study on throat irritation.


  • Shortens duration and reduces severity of symptoms associated with the common cold and throat/sinus/bronchial irritations:
  • Congestion
  • Hoarseness
  • Cough
  • Minor aches
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • Helps loosen phlegm (mucus) to make coughs more productive

  • *Please refer to product label for the Active ingredient.


    Other Ingredients
    Aronia Juice, Citric Acid, Fructose, Natural Cherry Flavor, Purified Water, Vegetable-Source Glycerin
    Label (click image to enlarge)

    How To Use

  • for best results, use at the first sign of symptoms and continue to us for an additional 48 hours after symptoms subside.
  • adults & children 12 years of age and older:take 1 teaspoon (5ml) 4 to 5 times daily.
  • children 6 to 11: take 1 teaspoon (5ml) 2 to 4 times daily.
  • children under 6: consult a doctor.
  • Warnings
    Do not use if imprinted shrinkband around bottle cap is broken or missing., Sore throat warning: if sore throat is severe, persists more that 2 days, is accompanied or followed by a fever, headache, rach, nausea or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.,
    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • abdominal pain
    • nausea
    • vomiting
    • a sudden change in bowel habits for 2 weeks
    , Stop use and ask a doctor if:
  • symptoms do not get better within 7 days
  • fever worsens or lasts more than 3 days
  • new symptoms occur.
    These could be signs of a serious condition. , If pregnant or breast feeding, consult your health care practitioner before using this or any other product., Consult your physician prior to using this product it you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, under 18 years of age or have a medical condition. Discontinue use two weeks prior to surgery.KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
  • Storage
    Store at 20-25C (68-77F), Keep away from direct light.
    Nature’s ColdCare®

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    Products, Inc.
    Springville, UT 84663 U.S.A.
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    Great product
    Take this at first sign of symptoms and it seriously works. Seriously. So impressed by this product. Everyone else around me with h1n1 has been way more miserable than me. I'm incredibly grateful.
    January 10, 2014
    Great Product!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    This product really works my whole family loves it exspecially in the winter if you have a cold or cough or sinus it works wonders one teaspoon usually works all day i cant say enough how great this product is. You recover so much faster as well.
    December 14, 2011
    I use the product and I am very pleased with this product and would recommend this to everyone
    September 14, 2010
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    is this safe for people who get panic attacks?
    A shopper on Apr 29, 2016