C-Defence is a combination, food state vitamin C supplement, derived from some of nature’s richest sources of this essential vitamin and antioxidant: Acerola cherries, rosehips, blackcurrants, parsley leaf and elderberries.
Vitamin C contributes to maintaining;
Normal Function of the Immune System
Normal Collagen Formation
Normal Function of Blood Vessels
GumsSkin and teeth
Normal energy-yielding metabolism
Normal Functioning of the Nervous System
Normal Psychological Function
Protection of Cells from Oxidative Stress
Reduction of Tiredness and Fatigue
Regeneration of the Reduced Form of Vitamin E
Increases Iron Absorption
The natural food ingredients are more easily recognised by the body, facilitating;
Absorption and utilisation. The vitamin C is retained for longer; not rapidly eliminated.
Packed with antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, bioflavonoids, pectins, essential oils, lycopene, carotenoids, plant sterols, catechins, polyphenolics and many other phyto-nutrients, this vitamin C supplement is gentle and non-acidic. NO ARTIFICIAL vitamin C (ascorbic acid).
Ideal for long-term usage.
# Approved EFSA health claims:
60 capsules per pot
Per capsule: %NRV*
Vitamin C (from food form Acerola cherry) - 125mg 156%
*NRV = Nutrient Reference Value
Acerola Cherry Extract (25% Vitamin C) - 500mg
Parsley Leaf Powder (Petroselinum sativum) - 50mg
Blackcurrant Ext 4:1 (>2% anthrocyanadins) (equivalent to 108mg powder) - 27mg
Rosehip Extract 4:1(equivalent to 108mg powder) - 27mg
Elderberry Extract (30% polyphenols) - 7mg
Ingredients: Acerola Cherry Extract, Capsule: Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose (HPMC) (Vegetarian), Parsley Leaf Powder, Anti-caking Agent: Microcrystalline Cellulose, Blackcurrant Extract (4:1), Rosehip Extract (4:1), Elderberry Extract.
Contains no added: artificial colours, flavourings, preservatives, dairy products, gluten, lactose, soya, sugar, wheat or yeast.
Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.