Blackmores Vitamin C 500 is a dietary supplement that provides vitamin C in the form of ascorbic acid. This easy-to-swallow tablet is ideal for those who require additional vitamin C for the general health and well being of the body. The human body does not manufacture its own vitamin C and so it must be sourced from our diet.
Vitamin C is involved in hundreds of biological processes. It is important in immunity as it is involved in the function of white blood cells and antibodies. It is also a vitally important antioxidant. It's beneficial when dealing with illness. Vitamin C is involved in the manufacture of collagen, an essential protein in the body.
Collagen is a structural protein found in cartilage and tendons, and it helps to support blood vessels. Due to its role in collagen manufacture vitamin C is necessary for wound repair.