Vitamin C is well known for its use in immune support and is essential for the proper function of the immune system. This antioxidant nutrient also aids collagen production, supports healthy skin and connective tissue formation, helps to maintain a healthy cardiovascular system and supports iron absorption. This formula provides a convenient dose of Vitamin C in a great-tasting, orange flavoured chewable tablet.
Recommended Adult Dosage:
Chew 2 tablets
daily or as directed by your healthcare professional.
Suggested Companion Products:
Wagner High Strength Garlic 10000: Garlic is
traditionally used in Western herbal medicine
for minor respiratory ailments and supportive
management of the common cold.
Wagner High Strength Zinc: One-a-day dose of Zinc,
which is important for the health and function of the
Precautions and contra-indications:
Always read the label; take only as directed.
Vitamin supplements should not replace a
Not to be used in children under two years of age
without medical advice.
Gluten, wheat, animal products, dairy products, egg,
soy, artificial flavours, or preservatives.
Each chewable tablet provides
Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C) 179mg
Sodium ascorbate 363mg
Equiv. Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C) 321mg
Total Vitamin C 500mg
Frequently asked questions
Q1 What is your immune system and what role does it play in
A1 Your immune system is a complex network of organs, cells
and processes that all work together to help defend your body
against invading microbes. Some of these microbes can be
responsible for colds and minor respiratory ailments.
Your immune system is divided into two main lines of defence.
The first is your skin and mucous membranes, which can
help prevent microbes from entering your body. The second
includes various kinds of white blood cells, which can identify
microbes that get past the first line.
A healthy immune system will recognise any microbe that
you’ve encountered before and respond to it before it gets a
foothold into your body. If you haven’t previously encountered
that particular microbe, your immune system will learn how to
This means it is important to support your immune system.
Q2 How does Vitamin C support your immune system?
A2 Vitamin C is a nutrient with powerful antioxidant properties;
and one that plays a wide variety of roles in your body.
However, it is best known for its immune-supporting
properties; and is often referred to as “the immunity vitamin”
with good reason.
Vitamin C helps to maintain healthy immune system function
in several ways, playing a vital role in a number of immune
mechanisms. In particular, Vitamin C supports your white
blood cells (which are your second line of defence).
Q3 What other roles does Vitamin C play in your body?
A3 In addition to supporting your immune system, Vitamin C helps
your body to create and form collagen: a key component of
connective tissue. Collagen is the protein that helps to give
your connective tissue – including skin, tendons, cartilage
and ligaments – its structure. Collagen is also present in your
blood vessels, organs, bones and teeth.
This may be why Vitamin C can assist your body to heal minor
wounds and maintain healthy skin. Additionally, this nutrient
can support cardiovascular health and assist your body to