C-VITA 500 mg depot is a unique retard-release vitamin tablet. In the intestine vitamin is gradually released from the tablet which guarantees the better absorption and bioavailability of the vitamin for the whole day.
Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin, which is easily destroyed during cooking in the presence of heat and oxygen. The best dietary sources of vitamin C are fresh uncooked fruits, berries and vegetables. The daily regular intake of vitamin C is important because it is poorly stored in the body.
Vitamin C is involved in numerous biochemical reactions in the body. It is an antioxidant that promotes protection of cells from oxidative stress. Vitamin C contributes to the normal collagen formation for the normal function of bones, skin, teeth, cartilage and blood vessels. Intake of vitamin C is useful in stress, exercise and cigarette smoking because vitamin C contributes to the reduction tiredness and fatique, normal function of nervous system and psychological function.
Vitamin C plays an important role in immunity enhancing a normal function of immune system (=body’s defense against bacteria and viruses).
C-VITA-tablet is useful to take with a meal because vitamin C also increases the absorption of iron.
A food supplement is not a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and healthy lifestyle.
1 tablet daily swallowed whole with water.
Daily dose 1 tablet contains:
vitamin C 500 mg
L-ascorbic acid, täyteaineet (cellulose, hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose, polydextrose), glazing agents (magnesium salt of fatty acids, polyetylene glycol), anticaking agent (silicon dioxide), colours (titanium dioxide, riboflavin).
90 and 200 tablets
Made in Finland