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How many days does Zicam stay in your body for?

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Dr. Michael P Vaughn
33 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Zicam: Clinical studies are not avaiable to answer your question. Consumer support can be reached at www.Zicam.Com.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013

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