Vitamin C contributes to normal collagen formation for the normal function of bones, teeth, cartilage, skin and blood vessels. Calcium ascorbate combines ascorbic acid with mineral calcium.
2-4g per day. Not suitable for children under 5 years old.
Prolonged use of high doses of Vitamin C can increase excretion of some minerals and is not advised - reduce dosage if diarrhoea occurs. Ascorbic acid can often be too acidic to be tolerated by people with sensitive stomachs. May have a mild laxative effect.
Ingredients (per 2g):
Vitamin C (as Calcium Ascorbate) 1,800mg (2250% RDA), Calcium (from Calcium Ascorbate) 200mg (25% RDA).