Everyone knows that Vitamin C is a crucial nutrient but how do we ensure we get the right amount? The food that is famously known as a good source of vitamin C are oranges, and whilst they are a great source of this nutrient, you would have to eat around 17 of them to get 1000mg of vitamin C! Viridian Ester-C 550mg is a neutral pH presentation of vitamin C, where the vitamin C is buffered to make it gentler on the stomach particularly where larger amounts are consumed.
- 90 Capsules.
- Improves mood.
- May reduce levels of stress.
- A neutral pH presentation of vitamin C.
- Contributes to normal psychological function.
- A highly effective, highly absorbable patented form of vitamin C.
- Aids in the maintenance of the immune system including during & after intense physical exercise.
- Vitamin C contributes to normal collagen formation for the normal function of bones, cartilage, skin, gums & teeth.
Also available in 2 alternative sizes:
What does Viridian Ester-C do?
Vitamin C is necessary for a variety of metabolic functions in the Body, including energy production. In particular, vitamin C is required for the synthesis of carnitine, which is an Amino Acid that is involved in cellular energy production. Vitamin C also helps the body absorb Iron, which is also involved in Energy metabolism. Taking Viridian Ester-C 550mg 90 Capsules may contribute to reduced Stress, improve Low Mood, and reduce the feeling of tiredness.
What is Vitamin C?
Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin that's found in many fruits and vegetables.
What does vitamin C do for the body?
Vitamin C is probably best known for its ability to support the body in fighting off pathogens like a Cold & Flu. It does this by inhibiting viral replication and can have a beneficial impact when taken at high doses at the start of a virus to reduce the duration of symptoms. However, the power of vitamin C goes beyond strengthening the immune function and its health benefits are well-recognised by the scientific community.
Vitamin C is essential for Collagen formation, which keeps the Skin looking well by maintaining its structure. It also provides Heart & Cardiovascular protection by helping arteries stay strong which are vital to get oxygenated blood around the body. A high dietary intake of vitamin C has been shown to significantly reduce the risk of death from heart attacks and strokes in numerous population studies. The health of your cardiovascular system may not be easily noted but signs of weakened collagen structures include bruising, muscle weakness, gum deterioration, and poor wound healing.
Vitamin C is, additionally, a powerful antioxidant, protecting cellular structures from free radicals which can be caused by environmental impacts, toxins, ageing and lifestyle. Smoking in particular has a negative impact and the National Institutes of Health in the United States of America recommend an additional intake of 35mg/day for those who smoke.
Why should I take Viridian Ester-C?
If you feel you canâ€™t get enough vitamin C easily from your diet, you might consider supplementation. As vitamin C is water soluble, your body excretes any excess it doesnâ€™t need although if you do consume an excessive amount, you might notice some laxative effects. Taking buffered Viridian Ester-C can help avoid gastrointestinal discomfort caused by the acidity of standard ascorbic acid.
Directions of Use
As a food supplement, take one to three Viridian Ester-C 550mg Capsules daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare professional.
- Keep out of the reach of young children.
- Do not exceed the recommended daily dose.
- Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and healthy lifestyle.
Ester C Viridian ingredients:
Ester-C 550mg, providing:ascorbic acid 434mg/calcium 53mg/threonic acid 5mg, in a base of alfalfa, spirulina and bilberry.