Ester C with Echinacea
Nutralife Ester C Echinacea Chewables. Enhanced absorption. Patented formula. Non acidic, Stomach friendly. 24 hour immune support. Ester C is a unique and patented form of Vitamin C that cannot be made in the body so must be derived from the diet. It is a non acidic, stomach friendly Vitamin C and antioxidant. Taken daily it helps to support your natural immunity over 24 hours during times of seasonal change and situations that challenge your immune system. It is made using a proprietary, water based process which results in a pH neutral product that contains naturally occuring metabolites. These metabolites activate the Vitamin C molecules making it easier for the body to transport from cell to cell. This formula has the added benefits of Echinacea and has a great tasting lemon/lime flavour. Each chewable contains 500mg of Vitamin C and 500mg of Echinacea purpurea herb juice concentrate. Flavoured with lemon/lime. 120 Chewable tablets
RRP $44.90, healthy.co.nz price $40.95.
Size120 Chewable Tablets
The Better Vitamin C. Enhanced absorption. Patented formula. Non acidic, Stomach friendly. 24 hour immune support. Ester-C is beneficial for Supporting immunity, Improving resistance to infection, Antioxidant protection, Supporting recovery.
Adults and children over 10 years: Chew 1 to 2 tablets up to three times daily.
Children Five to ten years: Chew 1-2 tablets daily.
Not to be used by children under 5 years of age, without medical advice.
If symptoms persist, consult a healthcare professional.
Ester-C & Echinacea Chewable tablets combine Ester-C, a patented form of vitamin C, with sodium ascorbate and Echinacea, in a convenient pleasant-tasting chewable tablet. Ester-C is absorbed into the blood stream faster and is held in the body longer than ordinary vitamin C, improving its effectiveness. Ester-C differs from other vitamin C's and is patented and scientifically supported. Ester-C is non-acidic and has been proven to be "tooth friendly" a benefit for people who prefer chewable vitamin C tablets. Echinacea has a long history of use in supporting immunity.
The key and unique features or this product are that it Provides 500mg of Vitamin C together with 500mg of Echinacea for additional immune benefits. Ester-C is absorbed twice as fast compared with ordinary vitamin C (ascorbic acid), increasing its effectiveness and activity. Especially suitable for children and those who find difficulty in swallowing tablets. A tasty chewable tablet.
Each chewable tablet contains: Ester-C® (Calcium Ascorbate - Threonate Complex) 327mg, equivalent ascorbic acid 250mg, Sodium ascorbate 284mg, equivalent Vitamin C 250mg. Total Vitamin C 500mg, Echinacea purpurea herb top flowering juice, extract equivalent fresh 500mg. Contains tableting aids, Natural flavours (Lemon/Lime), Glucose and Fructose. Contains no added gluten, wheat, animal products, dairy products, egg, soy, artificial colours, artificial flavours or artificial sweeteners.
Keep out of reach of Children. High doses may cause reversible loose bowels or diarrhoea. Vitamin C in doses of 1g and above increases the bioavailability of ethinyloestradiol in oral contraceptives. This can be important if vitamin C is suddenly discontinued and may lead to breakthrough bleeding or even contraceptive failure. Women on oral contraceptives and taking high doses of vitamin C should be advised to reduce vitamin C levels gradually over several days to avoid a breakthrough bleed. Do not use if you have a known allergy to any of the ingredients