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Slow release Vitamin C & Citrus Bioflavonoids
Ultra™ Vitamin C provides slow release vitamin C formulated with 25mg of citrus bioflavonoids, for maximum absorption and effectiveness. Ultra™ Vitamin C provides antioxidant support and contributes to normal function of the immune and nervous system. It increases non-haem iron absorption, the mineral essential for healthy blood formation and also supports normal collagen formation.
Ultra™ Vitamin C may be especially suitable for:
Bioflavonoids are a group of plant pigments that are responsible for the colours of many fruits. Citrus bioflavonoids are those bioflavonoids, or flavonoids, found in citrus fruits such as lemon, orange, tangerine, grapefruit, etc. and are known to be rich in vitamin C.
Free radicals are produced in excess due to exposure to pollution, sunlight and many other factors such as cigarette smoke, and modern day-to-day living. Antioxidant vitamin C supports the body's ability to neutralise free radicals by contributing to the protection of cells from oxidative stress.
Vitamin C is a co-factor for collagen synthesis, the substance that keeps skin supple. It contributes to normal collagen formation for the normal function of bones, teeth, cartilage, skin and blood vessels.
A Normal Immune and Nervous System
Extra vitamin C is important for overall health and wellbeing as it contributes to the normal functioning of the immune and nervous systems.
Supporting Iron Absorption
Several foods and beverages contain substances that inhibit iron absorption, including tea and coffee. Vitamin C increases non-haem iron absorption, the mineral essential for normal formation red blood cells and haemoglobin. Iron is important in the body as it contributes to normal oxygen transport in the body to all cells and organs.
*Always read the product directions before use. Do not exceed the recommended intake. As with other food supplements seek professional advice before using if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or suffer from food allergies, and consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition or if on medication. Food supplements are not intended to treat or prevent any disease. Food supplements must not replace a balanced and varied diet, and a healthy lifestyle.