Buffered Ascorbic Acid is a specialty nutrition supplement made by Pure Encapsulations. Pure
Encapsulations was founded to create the highest quality hypoallergenic
supplements available. Since its inception, Pure Encapsulations claims to be
the industry leader in manufacturing excellence and quality control, making
it the choice of more than 36,000 health professionals in the U.S. and a leading brand in Europe.
About Buffered Ascorbic Acid:
Vitamin C for sensitive individuals
*Buffered ascorbic acid combines calcium ascorbate, magnesium ascorbate, and
potassium ascorbate to create a neutral pH vitamin C.
This special form of ascorbic acid lessens possible gastric irritation in
Uses For Buffered Ascorbic Acid
Various Physiological Support Properties: Vitamin C offers a wide
range of support for the human body. It is a potent antioxidant and free
radical scavenger supporting cellular and vascular health. Vitamin C has
been reported to promote nitric oxide activity as well as to help maintain
healthy platelet function. It supports the body’s defense system by
enhancing white blood cell function and activity, and increasing interferon
levels, antibody responses, and secretion of thymic hormones.
Furthermore, this antioxidant has histamine lowering properties and
increases lymphocyte formation. It is also essential for the formation and
maintenance of intercellular ground substance and collagen, important for
Vitamin C aids in the absorption of iron and the formation of red blood
cells and converts folic acid to its active forms.*
Potential Side Effects Or Precautions:
If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product.
People with the following conditions should consult their doctor before
supplementing with vitamin C: glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency,
iron overload (hemosiderosis or hemochromatosis), history of kidney stones,
or kidney failure.
It has been suggested that people who form calcium oxalate kidney stones
should avoid vitamin C supplements because vitamin C can convert into
oxalate and increase urinary oxalate. Consult your physician for more
Potential Drug Interactions:
Buffered ascorbic acid may react with mixed amphetamines (a specific
amphetamine combination used to treat narcolepsy and attention deficit
disorder) and blood thinning medications. Consult your physician for more
Ingredients and Dosage:
each vegetable capsule contains:
buffered ascorbic acid 1,000 mg.
vitamin C (from mineral ascorbate blend) 480 mg.
calcium (from calcium ascorbate) 93 mg.
magnesium (from magnesium ascorbate) 51 mg.
potassium (from potassium ascorbate) 21 mg.
vitamin C (as ascorbyl palmitate) 20 mg.
2–8 capsules per day, in divided doses, with or between meals.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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