Essential C + Immune 120g by Melrose

Essential C + Immune 120g by Melrose

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Melrose Essential C+ Immune is specifically designed to support immune function. Contains a unique blend of vitamin C and supporting ingredients including zinc, olive leaf extract, vitamin D and yeast containing beta-glucan. Native Australian Kakadu Plum is one of the highest sources of Vitamin C from nature. It is wild harvested and processed quickly to preserve nutrient content.

BENEFITS

  • May support immune health
  • May help to reduce the severity and duration of colds
  • Rich source of antioxidants
  • May support body detoxification
  • Populations with exposure to pollution may benefit from taking vitamin C
  • May assist with iron absorption
  • May aid in general well-being
  • Contains no artificial sweeteners, flavours, colours or preservatives
  • Natural honey and lemon flavour

Each 2g dose contains:

 

Ascorbic Acid   900mg

Calcium Ascorbate Dihydrate  equiv. Ascorbic Acid 180mg    219mg

Saccharomyces cerevisiae (contains beta-glucan)  440mg

Kakadu Plum (Terminalia ferdinandiana) fruit flesh powder 20mg

Zinc citrate      equiv. Zinc 10mg    32.26mg

Vitamin D (Colecalciferol)  500IU (12.5 mcg)

Olive leaf (Olea europaea) extract  from O. europaea dry leaf 1000mg  50mg

 


Adults: take 2g (approx. 1/2 metric teaspoon) morning and night in water or juice or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Children 2 to 12 years: take 500mg (1/8 metric teaspoon) morning and night in water or juice or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.

 

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) intakes exceeding 2-3g/day may produce gastrointestinal symptoms in some people. Those who have had kidney stones, amounts greater than 1000mg daily may increase the risk of kidney stone recurrence.
Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.
If symptoms persist, consult a healthcare practitioner.
Not to be used in children under two years of age.

POSSIBLE DRUG INTERACTIONS
Cancer treatment medication, aluminium, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), oestrogens (esp. with contraceptives or hormone replacement therapy), antipsychotic medication, cholesterol-lowering drugs (statins), calcium ion influx inhibitors (high blood pressure medication), barbiturates (anxiolytics), HIV medication and anticoagulants (warfarin).