- Improves absorption of iron.
- Helps prevent numerous diseases such as the common cold, hypertension and cardiovascular disease.
- Maintains immune function.
Popular with our customers for its efficacy and value for money, Triple C combines three specific forms of vitamin C in a single capsule, that acts synergistically within the body: ascorbic acid, calcium ascorbate and ascorbyl palmitate.
The importance of vitamin C to human health is widely recognized. Confirmed by numerous scientific studies, it's properties are beneficial, if not essential, to several vital functions. Vitamin C is best-known for its key role in maintaining the immune system and improving the body's natural defences.
It is also recognised as a powerful natural antioxidant that helps combat oxidative stress, free radicals and cellular ageing. And vitamin C's benefits do not stop there. On the contrary, it is involved in a multitude of metabolic reactions, with the most active form, ascorbic acid, working at many levels within the body:
While everyday foods such as fruit and vegetables are rich in vitamin C, they may not provide sufficient levels to cover our daily requirements. Vitamin C is fragile and is easily destroyed by light and heat. Vitamin C supplements have therefore been developed as a way of obtaining an optimal intake. Often taken to safeguard against vitamin C deficiency, vitamin C supplements are also indicated for preventing and treating a number of ailments:
The majority of mammals are able to produce vitamin C themselves, but humans lost this ability a long time ago, which is why this vitamin is classified as essential – we need to ingest it from the diet. The recommended dose for this vitamin C supplement is one to two capsules a day.
|Daily serving: 6 capsules
Number of servings per bottle: 15
|Quantity per serving|
|Ascorbic acid (from 1,200 mg ascorbic acid, 1,800 mg of calcium ascorbate and 90 mg of ascorbic palmitate)||2,854 mg|
|Calcium (from 1 800 mg of calcium ascorbate)||180 mg|
|Other ingredients: rice flour.|
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