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A vitamin, mineral, and antioxidant supplement for the maintenance of good health. Helps maintain immune function.
Adults: Take 1 teaspoon (5 g) into 4 oz. (120 ml) juice or water (dilute to taste). Let stand for 2 minutes and stir well. Take once a day with food or as directed by your health-care practitioner. Adjust the amount of water or juice used according to your own taste. If you are taking other medications, take this product a few hours before or after them.
Duration of use: Consult a health-care practitioner for use beyond 12 weeks.
Cautions and warnings:
Cautions and warnings: Consult a health-care practitioner prior to use if you have hypertension or a liver disorder; if you have an iron deficiency, have a history of kidney stones or gastrointestinal lesions/ulcers, or are having a surgery; if you are taking blood thinners, anticoagulants agents, anti-inflammatory agents or other enzyme products, or any other medications or natural health products. Nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea have been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use and consult a health-care practitioner. Discontinue use and consult a health-care practitioner if you develop symptoms of liver trouble such as yellowing of the skin/eyes (jaundice), stomach pain, dark urine, sweating, nausea, unusual tiredness, and/or loss of appetite. Rare, unpredictable cases of liver injury associated with green tea extract–containing products have been reported.
Contraindications: Do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, or if you are taking antibiotics or sedatives.
Known adverse reactions: Discontinue use if signs of allergy or symptoms of gastrointestinal distress occur. Consult a health-care practitioner prior to use if you have an allergy to latex or fruits (such as avocado, banana, chestnut, passion fruit, fig, melon, mango, kiwi, pineapple, peach, and tomato). Hypersensitivity/allergy has been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use.
|Ingredients per 5 g (approximately 1 heaping teaspoon):|
|Vitamin C (from calcium ascorbate, potassium ascorbate, sodium ascorbate, ascorbyl palmitate, zinc ascorbate, magnesium ascorbate, manganese ascorbate, and ascorbic acid)||1165 mg|
|Calcium (from calcium ascorbate)||28 mg|
|Magnesium (from magnesium ascorbate)||20 mg|
|Zinc (from zinc ascorbate)||11 mg|
|Manganese (from manganese ascorbate)||2 mg|
|Selenium (from ʟ‑selenomethionine)||3.5 mcg|
|Potassium (from potassium ascorbate)||11 mg|
|Citrus bioflavonoids (from bitter orange [Citrus × aurantium]), 50% hesperidins||465 mg|
|Green tea (Camellia sinensis) leaf extract, 75% EGCG||35 mg|
|Japanese knotweed (Reynoutria japonica), 50% resveratrol||12 mg|
|Blend of fruit extracts, 20% anthocyanidins||29 mg|
|Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus) extract, 25% anthocyanosides||12 mg|
|Grape (Vitis vinifera) seed extract, 95% proanthocyanidins||23 mg|
|Cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon) 107×||23 mg|
|Black pepper (Piper nigrum), 95% piperine||1.165 mg|
|Stem bromelain (from Ananas comosus) [208,800 FCC PU]||5.8 mg|
|Papain (from Carica papaya fruit) [58,000 FCC PU]||580 mcg|
|Orange (Citrus sinensis) crystals||1605 mg|
|Sea-buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides) fruit juice||400 mg|
|Other ingredients: Natural orange flavour, Stevia rebaudiana leaf extract, sodium bicarbonate, ᴅʟ‑malic acid, and silicon dioxide.|
Evidence supporting the use of vitamin C