Supports immune system
May support antioxidant activity
May help manage blood pressure
May lower your risk of heart disease
About Kirkland Vitamin C (1000 mg)
Kirkland Vitamin C comes with a natural source of vitamin C, Rose Hips. Also, it contains Citrus Bioflavonoid Complex, which helps protect the cells from oxidative damage and improves immune system health.
Vitamin C or ascorbic acid is vital for the repair of body tissues, growth, and development. It's involved in different body functions, such as collagen formation, iron absorption, wound healing, and the maintenance of healthy bones and teeth.
This Kirkland product comes in 500-count 1000 mg vitamin C tablets, which is considered a food supplement. Vitamin C promotes healthy bone, teeth, and gums, and Kirkland Vitamin C is a rich source of ascorbic acid, and soy-free, gluten-free, without artificial colors, flavoring, and preservatives. The product’s item dimensions are 6 (L) x 5 (W) x 4 (H) inches and it weighs 1 pound.
This Kirkland product comes with the following active ingredients:
Vitamin C is water-soluble, dissolved in water, and leaves the body via urination. While the body has a small reserve of vitamins, take supplements regularly to avoid micronutrient deficiency. The body cannot make and store vitamin C on its own. Therefore, it’s important to include vitamin C-containing foods and supplementation in your diet.
Vitamin C or ascorbic acid is an essential nutrient, which aids in proper immune system functioning and collagen production for better skin health. The presence of vitamin C exposes certain types of bacteria to oxidative stress, inhibiting bacterial growth. The antibacterial effects of ascorbic acid are due to its low pH.
Cellulose gel in vitamins is fiber, which is the same molecule in fruits, vegetables, and grains. Vitamins manufacturers add cellulose to produce small amounts of vitamins and minerals into a pill that's large to take easily. The cellulose fiber binds the vitamins and minerals to ensure a solid form instead of powder or liquid.
Citrus Bioflavonoid Complex
Bioflavonoids are used to enhance vitamin C. It supports blood circulation and treats allergies, arthritis, and other inflammatory conditions. Citrus bioflavonoid complex has antioxidant properties. It helps ward off viruses and bacteria.
HPMC refers to a non-fermentable semi-synthetic dietary fiber, based on cellulose.
Stearic acid is generally found in different animal and plant fats. It’s a major component of shea butter and cocoa butter.
This sodium salt of cross-linked cellulose is used worldwide as a super disintegrant in dietary supplements. It’s a natural product that’s free of starch and sugar.
It’s also called synthetic amorphous silica, used by food and supplement manufacturers as an anti-caking agent.
Magnesium stearate is commonly used as an additive lubricant, capable of forming films on tablets during prolonged mixing, decreasing hardness, and increasing disintegration time.
This polyether compound is derived from petroleum applied to medicine and other manufacturing companies. They’re used as thickeners, softeners, penetration enhancers, surfactants, and moisture-carrying agents.
Rose haw or rose hips are red to orange accessory fruits of the rose plant, rich in vitamin C. They contain more vitamin C than oranges, used in jams and tea to help treat or prevent a cold and help boost the immune system.
Acerola is a small tree or shrub native to northern South America, Central America, the Caribbean, and Mexico. When ripe, this fruit is similar to cherry with a deep red color. It’s a good source of vitamin C.
Keep any food supplement or oral medication out of children’s reach. Make sure to also check the tamper-evident seal under the cap. Don’t use the product if the printed seal is missing or broken.
Take one tablet of Kirkland Vitamin C daily, preferably with a meal, or as indicated by the physician.
Any statements made regarding supplements have not been evaluated by the Food And Drug Administration or FDA. Kirkland products are not intended to prevent, diagnose, treat, or cure any disease or medical condition.