Blackmores Bio C Chewable 500mg

Bio C® Chewable 500mg

Great tasting chewable vitamin C with no artificial sweeteners.
Always read the label. Follow directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional.

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Overview

Gentle on the stomach, Blackmores Bio C® Chewable 500mg helps reduce the severity and duration of colds.

Why use

  • Contains citrus bioflavonoids extract which is thought to enhance the action of vitamin C in the body
  • Buffered with mineral ascorbates making it gentler on the body compared to ascorbic acid alone
  • Suitable for the whole family from 4 years of age

The Blackmores difference

Blackmores Bio C®Chewable 500mg contains no artificial sweeteners. 

Blackmores products are rigorously tested for quality.
 

Active ingredients per tablet

Vitamin C

Ascorbic acid

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a water-soluble antioxidant nutrient involved in many biological processes in the body. Vitamin C is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, great sources are capsicums, blackcurrants, oranges and strawberries.

Sodium ascorbate
(ascorbic acid, vitamin C 170 mg)

200 mg

Calcium ascorbate
(ascorbic acid, vitamin C 138 mg)

175 mg

Citrus bioflavonoids extract

10 mg

Dosage

Adults – Chew 1 tablet twice a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed. At the onset of cold symptoms the dose may be increased to 2 tablets 3 times a day

Children 4-12 years – Chew 1 tablet a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed
 

Warnings

  • Always read the label
  • Follow the directions for use
  • If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional
  • Not to be used by children under 4 years of age without medical advice
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding talk to your health professional before use
  • If you have any pre-existing conditions, or are on any medications always talk to your health professional before use

Physical description

An orange-pink, round flat shaped tablet with break bar.
Always read the label. Follow the directions for use.

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Is it safe to use while breastfeeding? And does it have to be consumed twice a day? Thanks
Aliefa
Aliefa 08 Jul 2017
Do they contain gluten.
Gloria
Gloria 01 Apr 2017
How much glucose is there per tablet? per 2 tablets? Per 200 tablets?

There is no nutritional info on the packet, and it says sweeted by Stevia, however it says it contains Glucose. Kindly elaborate how much exactly.

Thank you!

K
Will this be suitable for daily use, for long periods of time (5 years)? Or do the additional ingredients make that unadvisable? I am not using this for cold relief.
Anonymous
Anonymous 29 Sep 2015
Hi. The vitamin contains no animal-based product right?
Anonymous
Anonymous 10 Sep 2015
This product contains stevia. It IS an artificial sweetener. It is a chemically derived form of stevia leaf, and thus hardly natural. A warning should be included on the label.
Anonymous
Anonymous 19 Jan 2015