Vitamin C with Rose Hips - Sustained Release 1000 mg.

Vitamin C is a water soluble nutrient well known for its vital role in the immune system.* Vitamin C is also necessary for the production of collagen (a structural protein in connective tissue) and is therefore important for skin, bone, and joint health.* Vitamin C is needed for amino acid metabolism, neurotransmitter synthesis, and the utilization of many nutrients, such as folic acid and iron.* It is also a highly effective antioxidant that can protect the body's cells and molecules from damage by free radicals and reactive oxygen molecules generated during normal metabolism and exposure to environmental stressors.* This product was specially formulated to provide a sustained release of Vitamin C and includes Rose Hips as an added source of Vitamin C.

Sustained Release Vitamin C provides 1000 mg. of Vitamin C per tablet that is released throughout the day!  No sugar, starch, artificial color, flavor or sweetener. Easy to swallow!*.

  • Antioxidant Protection*
  • Buffered C
  • Sustained Release
  • With 25 mg Rose Hips
  • A Dietary Supplement
  • Vegetarian Formula

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Vitamin C - 1000 mg - Sustained Release - 100 Tablets         $19.95     


Count:   100 Tablets


Suggested Use: Take one tablet daily preferably with a meal.


Each Tablet Contains: 

Each Tablet Contains Amt. Per


% Daily


Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid) 1.0 g (1,000 mg) 1111 %
Rose Hips Powder    (Rosa canina) (Fruit) 25 mg
* Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.


Other Ingredients: Cellulose, Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source) and Vegetable Coating.

Vitamin C, or ascorbic acid, is a white, crystalline, water-soluble substance found in citrus fruits and green vegetables. Everyone needs Vitamin C daily, not only for the benefits it provides to the body but for the simple fact that the body does not manufacture Vitamin C.  Like the other vitamins, the body needs Vitamin C to keep it in good working condition. Numerous benefits can be attributed to Vitamin C, including strengthening of bones and connective tissue, aiding in the healing of wounds, increasing the performance of the immune system and its’ anti-oxidant properties.

Our bodies cannot make Vitamin C and our capacity to store Vitamin C is limited. We must, therefore, take in some Vitamin C each day. Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin and as such is not stored in the body and must be replaced each day. Vitamin C is absorbed in our intestine, passes directly into the blood, and is carried to the tissues where it will be utilized. Water-soluble vitamins are usually excreted in the urine on a daily basis. Tissue storage capacity of water soluble vitamins is limited and, as the tissues become saturated, the rate of excretion increases sharply. This keeps us from overdosing but this is also why we need to take these vitamins daily.

Since the body processes Vitamin C quickly, many experts recommend taking Vitamin C twice per day. For intense training or high levels of stress, some experts recommend all athletes training hard intake about 3 grams per day.

So why sustained release? Since the body processes Vitamin C quickly and the tissue can become saturated such that Vitamin C is excreted; it is important to provide the body with a sustained release of Vitamin C such that it can be utilized in the most efficient manner and not excreted as occurs with multiple and mega dosing. SuperSpectrim Sustained-Release Vitamin C is designed to deliver a regulated supply. This allows the body to absorb and effectively utilize Vitamin C.

No more need to mega or multi dose. SuperSpectrim Sustained Release Vitamin C. 

Disclaimers:  *These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA.  This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. 


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