NOW Foods, C-500, Calcium Ascorbate-C, 250 Capsules
Frequently purchased together
- Antioxidant Protection
- Buffered, Non-Acidic
- With Bioflavonoids
- A Dietary Supplement
- Family Owned Since 1968
- GMP Quality Assured
Vitamin C is a water soluble nutrient well known for its vital role in the immune system. Vitamin C is also necessary for the production of collagen (a structural protein in connective tissue) and is therefore important for skin, bone, and joint health. Vitamin C is needed for amino acid metabolism, neurotransmitter synthesis, and the utilization of many nutrients, such as folic acid and iron. It is also a highly effective antioxidant that can protect the body's cells and molecules from damage by free radicals and reactive oxygen molecules generated during normal metabolism and exposure to environmental stressors. This product supplies Calcium Ascorbate, a buffered form of Vitamin C that is bioavailable and non-acidic; it is enhanced with Bioflavonoids, which work synergistically with Vitamin C.
Some scientific evidence suggests that consumption of antioxidant vitamins may reduce the risk of certain forms of cancer. However, FDA has determined that this evidence is limited and not conclusive.
Take 1 capsule 1 to 3 times daily.
Gelatin (capsule), cellulose and magnesium stearate (vegetable source).
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
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|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|Vitamin C (from Calcium Ascorbate)||500 mg||556%|
|Calcium (from Calcium Ascorbate)||55 mg||4%|
|Citrus Bioflavonoid Complex||10 mg||†|
|†Daily Value not established.|