Prevention & treatment of vit C deficiency. Helps increase body resistance to stress; common colds; as well as viral & other types of infections. Helps meet the augmented vit C requirements in pregnant or lactating women; alcoholics & smokers; athletes; the elderly; those w/ infectious & chronic illnesses; & those undergoing operation & dental surgery. Essential for stimulating the production of collagen; which covers & protects mucosal linings & tissues necessary in maintaining all organs; including the heart & blood vessels. Hastens wound healing & increases body resistance to infectious diseases while keeping healthy gums; teeth; bones & other connective tissues. As a potent antioxidant; effectively fights free radicals & its harmful effects.
For daily maintenance; take 1-2 capsule/s. For cold symptoms take 3-4 capsules daily. May be given as is or dissolve the capsule contents in fruit juices; water or cold beverages of choice.
Special Precautions: SODIUM ASCORBATE should be given with care to patients with hyperoxaluria. Tolerance may be induced in patients taking high doses.
Each capsule contains: Sodium Ascorbate 568.18 mg (equivalent to Ascorbic Acid 500 mg).