An important water-soluble antioxidant
• The absorption of iron
• Synthesis of collagen
• Production of neurotransmitters
• Synthesis of steroid hormones There is abundant research on the benefits of Vitamin C.
What is vitamin C?
Vitamin C is also called ascorbate or ascorbic acid, which is the major dietary form of the vitamin. It is similar in structure to glucose, and is an essential nutrient for humans. Vitamin C has a number of biological functions, including the manufacture of collagen and connective tissue, the biosynthesis of carnitine and certain neurotransmitters, the protection of LDL against oxidative damage, and the absorption of iron. Vitamin C may be the most important water-soluble antioxidant in the body.
What is vitamin C used for?
Vitamin C has antioxidant activity, and may help in the detoxification of some heavy metals, such as lead. It may support immunity by enhancing components of the immune system such as glutathione, and may be helpful in chronic diseases that are characterized by oxidative damage.
What is the recommended dose of vitamin C?
Take one or more tablets a day with meals, or as directed by your healthcare professional.
What are the side effects of vitamin C?
There are no adverse effects at recommended doses.
What is Body Bio vitamin C made from?
Body Bio vitamin C is not made from corn, as many others are, so there are no allergen concerns. It is made from cassava root, the source of tapioca.
Serving Size: ¼ teaspoon (1 g)
Servings Per Container: 454
Amount Per Serving:
Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid) 1000 mg
Ingredients: Ascorbic Acid
Suggested Use: Stir ¼ tsp. in water or juice, with or after meals
KEEP IN A COOL DRY PLACE
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