Product Description for BLACKMORES Bio C Powder 125g
* reduce the severity and duration of colds and allergic reactions;
* assist wound healing.Vitamin C is involved in hundreds of biological process, the most important being in the manufacture of collagen, the major protein in the body. Collagen is a structural protein found in tissue, cartilage and tendons, and it helps to support blood vessels. Due to its structural role in collagen synthesis vitamin C is necessary for wound repair, healthy gums, prevention of bruising and to protect against infection.
Vitamin C is water-soluble and only small amounts are stored in the body after it is absorbed from the intestine. It is an antioxidant in water, and therefore helps to neutralise potentially harmful reactions in the blood and the watery fluid inside and outside the body’s cells.
Adults: Take 1g per day preferably with meals, or as professionally prescribed. At the early onset of symptoms the dose may be increased to 3g per day. Add powder to fruit juice or water.
Please note, this product contains bioflavonoids which do not dissolve. Stir vigourously to disperse.
For children 4-12 years we recommend Blackmores Bio C Chewable. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.