Vitamin C

The C - Ascorbic Acid, Sodium Ascorbate, L - Ascorbate

What is Vitamin C?

One of the water soluble vitamins

It is essential, we are unable to make this vitamin. 

We can acquire it through certain foods. 

Required for synthesis of Collagen,  L-Carnitine, and neurotransmitters: serotonin, dopamine, noradrenaline.  

Purpose & Benefits of Vitamin C

It can boost moods

Maintain healthy skin 

Boosts immune system

Reduces oxidative stress and cell damage

Reduces risks of heart disease

Reduce macular degeneration and cataracts

Helps to fight off viruses ex. common cold

Fights scurvy, vitamin C deficiency

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Vitamin C – Sodium ascorbate version

Art work, Molecular structure digitally recreated by Nik Hirschi
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Vitamin C for Cancer Adjuntive Therapy for Pain Control

Carr, A.C., McCall, C. The role of vitamin C in the treatment of pain: new insights. J Transl Med 15, 77 (2017).