Our ascorbyl palmitate is a fat-soluble vitamin C, delivered in vegan-friendly capsules with superior bioavailability.*
Vitamin C can contribute to the good functioning of the immune system, relieve symptoms of cold & flu and support antioxidation.*
Ascorbyl palmitate is a highly bioavailable, fat-soluble form of vitamin C.*
It intends to support the good functioning of many fundamental immunity- and antioxidation processes.*
Our Ascorbyl Palmitate formula contains 100 capsules, each containing 600mg of the highest grade L-ascorbyl palmitate.
The capsules are made from cellulose and are suitable for vegans.
Like our other nutraceuticals, our ascorbyl palmitate is free from allergens such as gluten, soy, fish, lactose, milk, meat and wheat.
We recommend 1 capsule per day or as advised by your healthcare professional. It can be consumed with meals.
Vitamin C is an essential nutrient for the human body and boasts and extensive base of scientific research. Being a vitamin, it cannot be created naturally in the human body and is usually ingested through foods (in particular fruits & vegetables) or through supplementation.
Research suggests that vitamin C, amongst many things, can:
As mentioned above, Ascorbyl palmitate is a more bioavailable form of vitamin C .
It is worth noting that vitamin C can also enhance the bioavailability of other nutrients, such as vitamin E .
Vitamin C is very safe to use [3,4,9,11,14,17]. Whilst the current RDA is 75mg – 90mg/day for adult females & males, daily supplementation can normally be around 2g/day and upwards . The therapeutic amount will depend on overall health, levels of oxidative stress and the presence of infections. Human trials have shown that patients with pneumonia can tolerate up to 100g/day of vitamin C without developing any side effects .
It should be noted that quantities of 10g/day and upwards are usually administrated intravenously rather than through oral supplementation.
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