Each Tablet Contains: Echinacea extract (equiv. to dry herb) 100mg
Vitamin C 50mg from
Ascorbic acid 26mg Sodium Ascorbate 27.3 mg
Echinacea ext. equiv. dry 100mg
Also contains: Tableting aids, artificial flavour, natural sweeteners
Contains no: Wheat, gluten, milk derivatives, yeast, corn, starch, soy, colour, preservatives.
- Vitamin C is available in different forms:
- Ascorbic acid is pure Vitamin C on its own. However, because it’s acidic, children with sensitive stomachs may react to it.
- Sodium ascorbate is a buffered form of Vitamin C that binds ascorbic acid to sodium molecules. This makes it more suitable for children with sensitive stomachs.
- Vitamin C is “the immunity vitamin”. It helps children’s bodies to build up resistance to all kinds of common infections; and can help to reduce their recovery time.
- Children’s white blood cells (part of their immune system) need Vitamin C to function normally and help them fight off bacterial / viral infections. These infections also increase children’s need for Vitamin C.
- Children’s bodies use Vitamin C to make collagen – a protein that helps to form healthy skin, ligaments, tendons, bones and teeth.
Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea)
- Native American herbalists traditionally used Echinacea (also called Purple Cone Flower) to help fight infections.
- Today, we know Echinacea has immunity-boosting properties that can help keep children healthy during cold season, and help them fight off other bacterial and viral infections.
- Echinacea can also help their bodies to heal and clear common skin conditions.
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