NOW Vitamin C-500 - Calcium Ascorbate - 100 Veg Capsules
Benefits and Results:
- Calcium Ascorbate-C†
- Buffered, Non-Acidic†
- With Bioflavonoids†
NOW Vitamin C-500 - Calcium Ascorbate - 100 Veg Caps - Vitamins / Minerals
What is NOW Vitamin C-500, Calcium Ascorbate?
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 help maintain healthy tissues by neutralizing free radicals 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. †
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
- DAIRY FREE
- EGG FREE
- MADE W/O GLUTEN
- NUT FREE
- SOY FREE
- VEGAN / VEGETARIAN
Why choose NOW Vitamin C-500, Calcium Ascorbate?
NOW Vitamin C-500, Calcium Ascorbate is enhanced with bioflavonoids, which work synergistically with vitamin C. † Vitamin C plays a vital role in many bodily systems, such as the immune system. † Vitamin C also is important for bone and joint health, as well as skin health. †
- Vitamin C (from Calcium Ascorbate) 500 mg
- Calcium (from Calcium Ascorbate) 55 mg
- Citrus Bioflavonoid Complex 10 mg
What source is the vitamin C from?
- According to NOW, the vitamin C is from Calcium Ascorbate.
If the product is vegan / vegetarian friendly, then what are the capsules made of?
- The capsules are made of Hypromellose.
What other ingredients are in this product?
- The other ingredients are Microcrystalline Cellulose and Stearic Acid (vegetable source).
- Antioxidant Protection †
- With Rose Hips †
- With 100 mg of Bioflavonoids †
- Antioxidant Protection †
How do I take NOW Vitamin C-500, Calcium Ascorbate?
Dosages and Directions:
Take 1 capsule 1 to 3 times daily. Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
What's In NOW Foods Vitamin C-500?
Supplement Facts / Label (Varies Product to Product)
Warnings and Side Effects:
For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
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†PLEASE NOTE: The intention of the information above is for reference only. It is our goal to maintain and display accurate information. Yet, we can't guarantee it represents the latest formulation of the product. If you have any concerns, please visit the manufacturer's website. The information above is not a representation of our views at Same Day Supplements. These are the views and information provided by the product's manufacturer. The Food and Drug Administration has not evaluated these statements. The intention of this product is not to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease or illness.
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- Joon-Kyung Lee, Sang-Hyuk Jung, Sang-Eun Lee, Joo-Hui Han, Eunji Jo, Hyun-Soo Park, Kyung-Sun Heo, Deasun Kim, Jeong-Sook Park and Chang-Seon Myung (2017 Dec 22.) Alleviation of ascorbic acid-induced gastric high acidity by calcium ascorbate in vitro and in vivo https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5746510/
- Adriana Covarrubias-Pinto, Aníbal Ignacio Acuña, Felipe Andrés Beltrán, Leandro Torres-Díaz, Maite Aintzane Castro (2015 Nov 27.) Old Things New View: Ascorbic Acid Protects the Brain in Neurodegenerative Disorders https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4691042/
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Easy on your stomachThe Now C-500 Vitamin C is a great product. I have purchased this item before. The ascorbate capsules are gentle on your stomach especially when you take the maximum dosage everyday. I will be ordering again!