Vitamin C has several important functions, it is an antioxidant, helps protect cells and keeps them healthy and is needed for the growth and repair of tissues in all parts of your body. It is also thought to help the immune system, support a healthy heart and help our wellbeing.Zinc is an essential trace element that has a number of roles and functions in the human body. It is involved with over 300 enzymes that deal with synthesis and metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, nucleic acids and other micro-nutrients. It is important for organ structure and integrity, normal growth and development during pregnancy, childhood and adolescence. A Cochrane review found that zinc supplements may reduce the duration and severity of cold symptoms if they are taken within 24 hours of onset of the symptoms. Possible Benefits of C and Zinc? – Support Healthy Heart – Lower Blood Pressure – Aid Healthy Skin and Prevent Skin ageing – Protect Cells – Promote Well-Being
One Chewable’s Typically Contains: Vitamin C 500mg (625% RDA), Citrus Bioflavonoids 10mg providing Hesperidin 3.5mg. RDA = Recommended Daily Allowance
Ingredients: Bulking Agents: DC Sugar (Icing Sugar, Maltodextrin), Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid), Zinc Gluconate, Flavour (Lemon Juice), Anti-Caking Agent (Stearic Acid), Magnesium Steartate, Sweeteners: (Aspartame – Contains a source of L-Phenylalanine, Acesulfame)
Directions: Adults swallow one to two tablets per day with food or as directed
Caution: Keep out of reach of children. This food supplement should not be used as a substitute for a varied diet. Do not exceed the stated intake. Do not use if under medical supervision without contacting a medical practitioner. Pregnant and/or lactating women should consult their doctor before taking this product. May cause drowsiness. Not intended for use by persons under the age of 18. Always consult your GP before taking Nutritional Supplements especially if you are taking medication or have an existing medical condition. Side-effects from this supplement are rare but please contact your GP immediately in the event of any adverse reactions.