Blackmores Bio C Powder

Bio C® Powder

This easy to take vitamin C powder is suitable for the whole family* and helps to support immune system function.

Always read the label. Follow directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your healthcare professional.

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Overview

Gentle on the stomach, Bio C ®Powder can be mixed with fruit juice or water. It reduces the severity and duration of common colds, may support skin suppleness, assists with wound healing and maintain capillary health.

Why use

  • Contains citrus bioflavonoids extract which can enhance the action of vitamin C in the body
  • Contains citrus bioflavonoids extract which can enhance the action of vitamin C in the body
  • Buffered with mineral ascorbates making it gentler on the body compared with ascorbic acid alone
  • Contains a natural source of vitamin C, acerola
  • Reduces the severity and duration of common cold symptoms
  • Essential for the formation of collagen
  • Supports wound healing
  • Maintains capillary health

The Blackmores difference

Contains no artificial sweeteners. Blackmores products are rigorously tested for quality.

Active ingredients per 1 gram

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C)

300 mg

Calcium ascorbate
(ascorbic acid, vitamin C 248mg)

300 mg

Sodium ascorbate
(ascorbic acid, vitamin C 231mg)

260 mg

Vitamin C

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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.

Citrus bioflavonoids extract

40 mg

Rutin

40 mg

Malpighia glabra (acerola)

extract equivalent to dry fruit 160 mg

Hesperidin

20 mg

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 g (1 level scoop using measuring scoop enclosed) a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed. At the onset of cold symptoms the dose may be increased to 1 g 3 times a day

Children 4-12 years – Take 250 mg (1/4 level scoop) twice a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed

Children 2 - 4 years – Take 250 mg (1/4 level scoop) a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed

Add powder to fruit juice or water. Note this product contains citrus bioflavonoids which do not dissolve. Stir vigorously to disperse. Always use a dry scoop and replace lid tightly.

Contraindications and cautions

  • *Children under 2 years – Only as professionally prescribed
  • Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet
  • Consult your healthcare professional before use if you have had renal calculi (kidney stones) as Ascorbic acid may increase the risk of recurrence of calcium oxalate calculi.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding consult your healthcare professional before use
  • Always read the label. Follow directions for use. If symptoms persist talk to your healthcare professional. Supplements may only be of assistance if dietary intake is inadequate

Medicine interactions

Blackmores Bio C® Powder may interfere with certain other medications you may be taking. Click here to learn more.

Physical description

An off white to pale yellow free-flowing powder with dark specs.
Always read the label. Follow the directions for use.

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Does this product contain stevia or any other "natural" sweeteners? Why don't you list ALL ingredients, not just active ingredients?
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Anonymous 11 Oct 2015