Vitamin C is commonly used to reduce the severity and duration of colds and to also assist in wound healing. Vitamin C is also an antioxidant. This formulation is buffered making it gentle on the stomach.
Ascorbic acid 200 mg, Sodium ascorbate 200 mg, Calcium ascorbate 175 mg (equivalent to vitamin C 500mg), Citrus bioflavonoids extract 10 mg.
Adults - Take 1 tablet twice daily with meals, or as professionally prescribed. At the early onset of symptoms the dose may be increased to 6 tablets per day. Children (from 4 years to 12 years) - Take half a tablet twice daily with meals or as professionally prescribed.
Not recommended for children under 4 years. Consult your healthcare professional before use if you have had renal calculi (kidney stones). Ascorbic acid may increase the risk of recurrence of calcium oxalate calculi. In kidney failure should be separated by at least 2 hours from doses of aluminium-containing preparations.
Medicines have benefits and some may have risks. Always read the label carefully and use strictly as directed. If symptoms continue or you have side effects consult your pharmacist or doctor immediately.