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No other vitamin seems to have so many beneficial effects on the body than this incredible nutrient. Vitamin C is not produced nor readily stored by your body and therefore needs to be replenished on a daily basis. Nutricost Vitamin C delivers 1g servings of premium Vitamin C as Ascorbic Acid in easy mixing, fast dissolving powder than can be added to your favorite beverage.
High levels of vitamin C in the blood have been found to be directly associated with immune activation and function. Vitamin C increases levels of GSH and ascorbate in lymphocytes, helping your body ward off infection and disease. Vitamin C is also an extremely potent antioxidant that acts vigorously to counteract free radical damage, helping to reduce risk of cancer and heart disease.
In addition, Vitamin C also helps to safeguard the integrity of neurons, promote skin health by supporting collagen production, and reduce cortisone levels under stressful conditions. Vitamin C also promotes recovery and repair from injury, especially from soreness and muscle damage caused by exercise.
Nutricost provides Vitamin C in its more readily bioavailable form, ascorbic acid. Each container of Nutricost Vitamin C offers an incredible 454 servings of pure, unhindered Vitamin C in its rawest form. That’s over one full year of Vitamin C protection at one low price!
Nutricost Vitamin C is packed with an unbelievable 454 grams of Vitamin C, available in 1g scoops that can easily be added to your favorite beverage for a boost in immunity, heart protection, antioxidant control, and exercise recovery.
As a dietary supplement, mix 1 to 2 scoops with 4-8 ounces of water or juice. Consume 1-2 times daily for general health. For short-term immune system protection, consume 2-4 times daily.
This product is only intended to be used by healthy individuals 18 years of age or older. Speak with your doctor prior to use if you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid) – Your body uses large amounts of vitamin C, a water-soluble essential vitamin, to combat infections, colds, and disease. Vitamin C also helps your body to heal from exercise and injuries and is beneficial in reducing risk of cancer, heart disease, and joint deterioration. Vitamin C is also a potent antioxidant that protects against wrinkles and free radical damage.
Q. What Does Vitamin C Do in the Body?
A. Vitamin C helps the body form and maintain connective tissue (collagen), including bones, blood vessels, and skin. It helps to repair and regenerate tissue, decreased total LDL cholesterol, reduce cortisone release, prevent free radical damage, and support healthy immunity.
Q. Why Should I Take Vitamin C in Large Doses?
A. It has been suggested that taking megadoses of vitamin C may help to improve its benefits, especially in regards to recovery and immunity. Saturating the body with pure, high-quality Vitamin C may help to improve its benefits on recovery.
Q. How Often Can I Take Vitamin C?
A. You can take Nutricost Vitamin C daily or as needed. Take 1-2 scoops per day. Avoid exceeding 2 scoops per day, as doses exceeding 2,000mg (2g) of vitamin C may cause side effects.
Q. Will Taking Large Doses of Vitamin C Cause Any Side Effects?
A. Taking doses of Vitamin C up to 2000mg (2g) per day does not typically cause any negative side effects. Exceeding 2000mg per day may cause side effects including diarrhea or kidney stones. If you develop diarrhea, reduce your daily dosage to reassess tolerance.