Ultra™ Vitamin C provides slow release vitamin C formulated with 25mg of citrus bioflavonoids, for maximum absorption and effectiveness. Ultra™ Vitamin C provides antioxidant support and contributes to normal function of the immune and nervous system. It increases non-haem iron absorption, the mineral essential for healthy blood formation and also supports normal collagen formation.
- Immune support
- Athletes, sportsmen and sportswomen
- Over 50s
- Those with hectic lifestyles.
Bioflavonoids are a group of plant pigments that are responsible for the colours of many fruits. Citrus bioflavonoids are those bioflavonoids, or flavonoids, found in citrus fruits such as lemon, orange, tangerine, grapefruit, etc. and are known to be rich in vitamin C.
Free radicals are produced in excess due to exposure to pollution, sunlight and many other factors such as cigarette smoke, and modern day-to-day living. Antioxidant vitamin C supports the body’s ability to neutralise free radicals by contributing to the protection of cells from oxidative stress.
Vitamin C is a co-factor for collagen synthesis, the substance that keeps skin supple. It contributes to normal collagen formation for the normal function of bones, teeth, cartilage, skin and blood vessels.
Extra vitamin C is important for overall health and wellbeing as it contributes to the normal functioning of the immune and nervous systems.
Several foods and beverages contain substances that inhibit iron absorption, including tea and coffee. Vitamin C increases non-haem iron absorption, the mineral essential for normal formation red blood cells and haemoglobin. Iron is important in the body as it contributes to normal oxygen transport in the body to all cells and organs.
|Nutritional Information||Average per tablet||% EC RDA*|
|Vitamin C†||500 mg||625|
|Citrus Bioflavonoids||25 mg||−|
|*RDA = Recommended Daily Allowance, mg = milligram, IU = International Units, †British Pharmacopeia Quality|
One or two tablets per day. Swallow with water or a cold drink. Not to be chewed. Do not exceed the recommended intake. A regular intake is recommended.
No artificial colours
No salt or yeast
Ultra™ Vitamin C is not tested on animals
This product is blister packed to keep each tablet fresh by reducing exposure to the atmosphere.
Ultra™ Vitamin C provides effective levels of 500mg Vitamin C and 25 mg Citrus Bioflavonoids and is produced in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards of quality control, beyond those normally required for food supplements.
Always read the product directions before use. Do not exceed the recommended intake. As with other food supplements seek professional advice before using if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or suffer from food allergies, and consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition or if on medication. Food supplements are not intended to treat or prevent any disease. Food supplements must not replace a balanced and varied diet, and a healthy lifestyle.