Life Extension Buffered Vitamin C Powder 454g

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Life Extension Buffered Vitamin C Powder: Provides a powerful antioxidant Supports your immune system Helps maintain a healthy heart Protects tissues from oxidative stress Vital cofactor to collagen formation
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Buffered Vitamin C powder contains the essential Vitamin C nutrient which can help reduce oxidative stress, support collagen formation, promote iron absorption and support the immune system. Simultaneously Buffered Vitamin C also contains the essential minerals calcium, magnesium, zinc and potassium to produce a reduced-acid solution that is non-irritating to the stomach and intestinal lining.

Why it Works: Vitamin C is an essential mineral that the body cannot produce, and is required at higher-than-normal levels during times of stress [1-4]. Vitamin C is a white, crystalline, water-soluble substance found in citrus fruits. As an antioxidant, vitamin C can scavenge free radicals in the body and helps protect tissues from oxidative stress as well as support the immune system [5-12]. Vitamin C also promotes the absorption of iron, while inhibiting its oxidation in the body [13,14]. Furthermore, Vitamin C is a vital cofactor to the formation of collagen, the connective tissue that supports arterial walls, skin, bones, and teeth [8-10]. It can also help aid physical stresses on the body such as ingestion of heavy metals [15-20] cigarette smoking [21-24] and extreme temperatures [25-30] also signal the need for increased vitamin C intake [31]. Vitamin C Powder contains four buffering minerals, in addition to ascorbic acid (Vitamin C) which promotes whole-body health. When mixed with water, Buffered Vitamin C powder produces a reduced-acid solution that is non-irritating to the stomach and intestinal lining. The minerals make this solution a more pleasant-tasting and healthful drink. The substances used in this product make it effervesce for a short while when mixed with water.

The Science Behind the Product: The human body does not produce vitamin C which must be received from foods and supplements [32]. Vitamin C levels may drop during stress situations [32], why higher vitamin C intake can be necessary during times of stress [1-4]. A lack of vitamin C has been linked to duration of colds along with immune system problems [32]. A lack of vitamin C can broadly affect various key aspects of maintaining a proper immune function [32]. Studies suggest that vitamin C is crucial for normal formation of bone proteins. And it also shows that intake of the vitamin C plays a role in preventing bone loss [32].

How to Use: Mix one (1) teaspoon of BUFFERED VITAMIN C POWDER into a glass of water. Wait for the fizz to stop before consuming. The minerals buffer out the normally acidic vitamin C to make a pleasant tasting drink. To ensure product consistency store tightly closed in a cool, dry place. When mixed with water, the substances used in this product give bubbles off for a short while.

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Ingredients

Serving Size 1 rounded teaspoon (approximately 5.4 g)

Servings Per Container about 84

Amount Per Serving

Vitamin C (as ascorbic acid)

4000 mg

Calcium (as calcium carbonate)

145 mg

Magnesium (as magnesium carbonate)

55 mg

Zinc (as zinc gluconate)

2 mg

Potassium (as potassium carbonate)

365 mg

Other ingredients: none.

Non-GMO

Dosage and Use
  • Mix one (1) teaspoon of Buffered Vitamin C Powder into a glass of water.
  • Wait for the fizz to stop before consuming.
  • The minerals buffer out the normally acidic vitamin C to make a pleasant tasting drink.
  • To ensure product consistency store tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
Caution

Consuming high doses of this highly potent product can initially cause diarrhea, especially when taken on an empty stomach. Take with meals starting off low and gradually increasing the dose.

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DisclaimerThis product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or health condition. Results may vary from individual to individual. While we try to ensure that product information is correct, on occasion manufacturers may alter their ingredient lists. Please check the bottle for the most up to date information.
TypePowder
GenderUnisex
Suitable forVegetarian
Age Range15-35, 36-49, Over 50
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