Ester C® is a unique form of vitamin C patented in 1989. Ester C® contains natural, non-acidic metabolites of vitamin C which improve its absorption and subsequent retention by the body, providing up to four times more ascorbic acid to tissues. Ester C® is easy on the stomach and does not cause acidity Vitamin C is essential for preventing disease and optimising health.
It boosts the immune system, is crucial for forming and maintaining collagen (the intercellular cement' which holds our tissues together) and is vital for healthy bones, teeth and blood vessels. It is also essential for healing and is a very important antioxidant. Unlike the fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E and K, vitamin C is water-soluble and the body can only store it for a few hours: to maintain an optimal level in the body, it needs to be taken frequently (one to three times a day).
No adverse effects have been observed in controlled studies even at high doses taken over many years.
Adults. Take two to four vegetarian capsules, one to three times a day, or as required.
Precautions: Do not exceed the recommended daily dose. This product is a nutritional supplement and should not replace a varied, balanced diet. Keep out of childrens' reach. Store away from direct light, heat and humidity. As with any nutritional supplement, you should consult a health professional before taking this product if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or have a health problem.