Ascorbic Acid Powder 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 Ascorbic Acid Powder:
*Vitamin C offers a wide range of support for the human body. It is a
potent antioxidant and free radical scavenger. 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. It is essential for the formation and maintenance of intercellular
ground substance and collagen. Vitamin C aids in the absorption of iron and
the formation of red blood cells and converts folic acid to active folinic
acid. It maintains healthy histamine release and supports lymphocyte
formation. Vitamin C is also required for the synthesis of carnitine and
Vitamin C, one of the most potent dietary antioxidants, provides optimal
nutritional support to all physiological functions, including, notably,
vascular and capillary integrity in support of the circulatory system.
Uses For Pure 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 as well as increasing
interferon levels, antibody responses, and secretion of thymic hormones.
Furthermore, this antioxidant has histamine lowering properties and
increases lymphocyte formation. It is essential for the formation and
maintenance of intercellular ground substance and collagen.
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 information.
Potential Drug Interactions
Pure 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 information.
Ingredients and Dosage:
one teaspoon contains approximately:
ascorbic acid 3,200 mg.
1/4–1/2 tsp. or more as needed.
* 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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