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Douglas Laboratories - C-1000

Douglas Laboratories - C-1000

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1,000 mg of 100% pure, corn-free Vitamin C*
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C 1000

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C 1000

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Douglas Laboratories - C-1000

Antioxidant and Immune Support

No Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)

Douglas Labs C-1000 supplies 1,000 mg of 100% pure, corn-free Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) in each easy to swallow capsule.

C-1000 FUNCTIONS

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) has numerous biological functions. Foremost, it is essential for the synthesis of collagen and glycosaminoglycans which are the building materials of all connective tissues, such as skin, blood vessels, tendons, joint cartilage and bone. Vitamin C is the required coenzyme for two groups of enzymes that catalyze the crosslinking of collagen fibers - lysyl hydroxylases and prolyl hydroxylases. As such, vitamin C is essential for normal wound healing and capillary health.

Vitamin C participates in the biosynthesis of carnitine, serotonin, and certain neurotransmitters, including norepinephrine.

Vitamin C is among the most powerful antioxidants in humans and animals. It is a water-soluble, chainbreaking antioxidant that reacts directly with superoxide, hydroxyl radicals, and singlet oxygen. Laboratory studies show that vitamin C completely protects lipids in plasma and low-density lipoproteins (LDL) against atherogenic peroxidative damage. In addition, vitamin C interacts with glutathione and alpha-lipoic acid, and regenerates vitamin E. The antioxidant functions of vitamin C appear to have clinical significance in providing protection from free radical damage to the eyes, lungs, blood and the immune system.

Research has also demonstrated ascorbic acid’s ability to positively affect function of the immune system by optimizing synthesis of integral components of our immunological defenses.

Vitamin C is absorbed in the small intestine by a sodium-dependent transport process that is intake dependent. At normal dietary intakes of 60 to 100 mg, up to 80 or 90% of the vitamin C is absorbed. At higher intakes, absorption becomes less efficient.

Absorption efficiency and vitamin C utilization may be greatly enhanced during conditions of physiological stress, such as trauma or infection. 

C-1000 INDICATIONS

C-1000 may be a useful dietary supplement for individuals wishing to supplement their diet with Vitamin C.

This product contains NO yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk/dairy, corn, sodium, sugar, starch, artificial coloring, artificial preservatives or genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

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Additional Information
SKU DouglasLabs-81407-100X-9122-Grouped
Directions

Directions: As a dietary supplement, adults take 1 capsule daily or as directed by your healthcare professional.

Ingredients
Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
 
Amount Per Serving %DV
 
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid, Corn Free) 1,000 mg 1,667%
 
 

Other Ingredients: Gelatin (capsule), vegetable stearate and silica.

No yeast, wheat, gluten, soy protein, milk/dairy, corn, sodium, sugar, starch, artificial coloring, preservatives or flavoring.
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