Calcium Ascorbate

A gentle, non-acidic powdered form of Vitamin C
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  • Gentle on the tummy, allows you to take more without upset
  • Convenient to use powdered crystals
  • Easy to mix into drinks or sprinkle on food
  • Useful for anyone taking larger intakes
Product ID: 405
£15.80
quantity
  • Gentle on the tummy, allows you to take more without upset
  • Convenient to use powdered crystals
  • Easy to mix into drinks or sprinkle on food
  • Useful for anyone taking larger intakes
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Product Information

This is a gentle, non-acidic form of Vitamin C in powder form which is great for people who require large amounts of this vitamin or those who find tablets difficult to swallow. Calcium ascorbate is an excellent source of Vitamin C as the ascorbic acid (the official name for Vitamin C) is readily released from the ascorbate compound after it has been absorbed by the body.

The soluble crystals can be easily added to drinks or sprinkled on to foods, and each gram provides almost 900mg of Vitamin C plus 100mg of calcium.
We also sell calcium ascorbate in tablet form (see Gentle Vitamin C), which may be a more convenient way to take it during the day.

Vitamin C is well known for its role in the healthy functioning of the immune system, and it also contributes to the normal function of joints and blood vessels.
Daily Intake
Take 1 to 2 grams daily. Do not exceed recommended daily dose. 1/4 teaspoon = 1 gram.
These non-acidic calcium ascorbate crystals are most effectively absorbed when taken with food. It can easily be stirred into drinks, taken with water or sprinkled onto food.
Food supplements should not replace a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle.
Formula
Typically per 1g
Vitamin C897mg
Calcium103mg
Ingredients
Calcium Ascorbate (providing Vitamin C and Calcium).
Suitable For
This product is suitable for all adults and children aged 4 years and over.This product is suitable for vegetarians and vegans. This product is suitable during pregnancy and breast feeding.
Cautions/Allergies
This product is free from wheat, yeast, dairy, soya, nuts and shellfish.
This product is free from gluten containing ingredients.
Over 1000mg of Vitamin C may cause mild stomach upset in sensitive individuals.
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Reviews

"Had To Stop Using It..."
By Vivi , 18 Sep 2020
I bought this product because I have IBS & Irritable Bladder (interstitial Cystitis) & can't tolerate acidic Vit C. This is supposed to be much gentler. I did ask for a sample first to see if I could tolerate it, but not allowed during pandemic... Unfortunately although I took very small amounts & with food, it caused a very bad painful bout of Irritable bladder, which I am still recovering from, so I can't recommend it personally, so spent £15.80 for something that I can't tolerate and caused a health problem.
Recommend to a friend: No
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I am sorry to hear that you have been experiencing an irritable bladder. This product is not known to cause this issue, but it is possible that you are sensitive to the product. I have contacted you directly to discuss this further.
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"Immune system"
By Jane Smith , 20 Aug 2020
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It is believed to be essential for strong immune system. No idea whether it works or not. I have just had a cold.
Recommend to a friend: Don't know
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By Harpreet Grover , 18 Jul 2020
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Recommend to a friend: Yes
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"Never received "
By lee walker , 02 May 2020
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Procduct clearly said in stock when I purchased, waited two weeks, queried where my delivery was only to be told it was out of stock.
Recommend to a friend: Don't know
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I can confirm that this product was out of stock at the time of ordering and I am sorry if you were not informed of this at the time. We are working hard to improve our system so that it is made clearer when a product is not available.
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"This is my preferred method of taking Vitamin C"
By Peter Smith , 29 Apr 2020
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I use this product when I can get it as it is easier in the stomach than straight Ascorbic Acid.
Currently I am having to use Ascorbic Acid because the ordered Calcium Ascorbate has not arrived after 5 weeks from order.
Recommend to a friend: Yes
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I can confirm that this product was out of stock at the time of ordering and I am sorry if you were not informed of this. I have requested that a member of our Customer Services contacts you regarding this.
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