Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a potent water-soluble antioxidant involved in numerous biochemical pathways. It enhances the immune system; it supports connective tissue formation; it is necessary for phase I liver detoxification enzymes and to help quench free-radicals in the liver; vitamin C raises glutathione levels, thus enhancing phase II detoxification; it is involved in bile acid synthesis; and, vitamin C is essential to cardiovascular and neurological function. Vitamin C is essential for maintenance of healthy cartilage and for wound healing.
Recommended Use or Purpose:
A factor in the maintenance of good health, in the normal development and maintenance of bones, cartilage, teeth, and gums, and in wound healing. An antioxidant that helps to reduce free radicals and lipid oxidation in body tissues.
Adults & Adolescents (14 years and over): Take 1-2 capsules daily or as recommended by your health professional.
Children (4-13 years):
Take 1 capsule daily or as recommended by your health professional.
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 500 mg
Citrus Bioflavonoids (Citrus sinensis) (orange) (fruit peel) 75 mg
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Silicon Dioxide, Maltodextrin.
Risk Information: If you are taking prescription medication, consult your health professional prior to use as citrus bioflavonoids may alter the effectiveness of these medications.
Do not use if security seal inside the cap is broken. Store tightly sealed in a cool, dry place.