Calcium Ascorbate (Vitamin C)
What is Calcium Ascorbate?
Calcium ascorbate is a form a vitamin C that has been combined with calcium to give the benefits of both nutrients. This works because the calcium ascorbate solution is separated in the stomach; the acid is separated from the calcium, yielding ascorbic acid and pure calcium.
Calcium Ascorbate Benefits
Calcium ascorbate provides vitamin C (ascorbic acid), which is an essential vitamin that is well known for its effects on the immune system. Once it has been absorbed into the intestines, it goes to work circulating through all of the watery areas of the human body. From there, it helps in the fortification of collagen while also acting as an antioxidant. It may also assists in the repair of damaged tissue and in helping to maintain healthy levels of collagen.†
Calcium ascorbate may work with other enzymes and solutions to assist the body in building new tissue and helping fortify the immune system.† Calcium ascorbate may help strengthen collagen and assist in synthesizing carnitine and helping to support healthy metabolism when taken in conjunction with a healthy diet and exercise.† Calcium ascorbate may also help fortify the teeth and bones, and vitamin C is known for its antioxidant properties and its support of cardiovascular health.†
- Fortifies the immune system†
- Supports healthy tissue and cartilage†
- Helps support healthy metabolism†
- Supports the joints†
- Contributes to healthy bones and teeth†
- Supports cardiovascular health†
† These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.