Benefits And Functions: Prevents Heart Attacks | Strengthens Collagen | Decreases Cholesterol | Antioxidant Protection | Cell & Tissue Repair | Healthier Skin, Bones & Teeth | Preservative | Heals Cuts and Wounds | Fights Infections | Inhibits Conversion of Irritants in Tobacco Smoke | Improves Vision | Helps Iron Absorption | Reduces levels of Lead in the Blood | Recommended Daily Intake in Milligrams: infants from birth to 1 year: 30 to 35 mg Babies 1 to 3 years: 40 mg Children 4 to 10: 45 mg Pregnant women: 75-90 Lactating women: 75-90 Smokers: 100 mg Diabetics, elderly persons, patients suffering from stress or allergies: up to 200 mg as determined by a physician All others: 60 mg (unless a physician indicates otherwise)
Sodium Ascorbate powder is a non-acidic form of Vitamin C.
Vitamin C Powder may be beneficial in: General immunity boosting, helping to ward off or prevent colds & flus.
Assisting the healing of wounds, aiding the body in fighting infection, etc.
Vitamin C has intrinsic antiviral and antibacterial activity though its main effect is improvement in host resistance.