Thorne Buffered Vitamin C, ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a potent water-soluble antioxidant involved in numerous biochemical pathways. It enhances the immune system; it supports connective tissue formation; it is necessary for phase I liver detoxification enzymes and to help quench free-radicals in the liver; vitamin C raises glutathione levels, thus enhancing phase II detoxification; it is involved in bile acid synthesis; and, vitamin C is essential to cardiovascular and neurological function. Vitamin C is essential for the maintenance of healthy cartilage and for wound healing.
- a buffered vitamin C supplement for individuals with a sensitive or compromised digestive system*
- made with pure, crystalline vitamin C
- an inexpensive source of vitamin C and the major minerals
- the easiest way to take a higher amount of vitamin C
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 1,175 mg
Calcium (Calcium Ascorbate) 175 mg
Magnesium (Magnesium Ascorbate) 175 mg
Potassium (Potassium Ascorbate) 49.5 mg
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
This product does not contain wheat, gluten, corn, yeast, soy, egg, dairy products, or artificial colors, sweeteners, or flavors. This product also does not contain lactose, palmitic acid, or magnesium, calcium, or vegetable stearates.
If pregnant, consult your health-care practitioner before using this product.
Vitamin C can cause diarrhea in some individuals in large doses, which can vary from person to person. This resolves when the dosage is reduced.