NOW® AlphaSorb-C includes Transport C-PLUS®, the trademarked blend of Threonic Acid Enhanced Buffered (non-acidic) Calcium Ascorbate and Alpha Lipoic Acid Acid. Threonic Acid (a Vitamin C metabolite) has been shown to enhance cellular uptake of Vitamin C. Alpha Lipoic Acid is an antioxidant known to help regenerate Vitamin C in the body. Furthermore, studies suggest that Alpha Lipoic Acid may enhance the body's utilization o f Vitamin C. The addition of Bioflavonoids as synergists help to create a well-absorbed, highly effective Vitamin C supplement. Vitamin C is best known as a highly effective antioxidant that can protect the body's cells and molecules from damage by free radicals.*
Contains no: sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg or shellfish. Vegetarian/Vegan Product.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.