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What is the best way to absorb vitamins?

What is the best way to absorb vitamins?

Vitamins: The best way to absorb vitamins and minerals are to eat a balanced diet that contains these elements, not by using supplements. ...Read more

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When you want to get the best benefits of vitamin c in a toner which is best? One that has ascorbic acid or with citric acid?

When you want to get the best benefits of vitamin c in a toner which is best? One that has ascorbic acid or with citric acid?

Little difference: I don't believe the present of ascorbic acid or citric acid would make much difference on your skin aside from being a marketing ploy. Having said that, a mildly acidic lotion or soap is usually better for people with eczema vs mildly alkaline ones. ...Read more

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Is 1,000 milligram vitamin C (l ascorbic) bad for me?

Is 1,000 milligram vitamin C (l ascorbic) bad for me?

1 K mg of Vitamin C: is not bad for you. The half-life of C in the body is about 12 hours. Better to split the dose into a.m. and p.m. doses. You can also take 1K in a.m. and 1K in p.m. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is vitamin C ascorbic acid?

Is vitamin C ascorbic acid?

Yes: It comes in several forms with the most common being sodium ascorbate and ascorbic acid. ...Read more

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Do vitafusion power c gummy vitamins have much ascorbic acid in them?

Do vitafusion power c gummy vitamins have much ascorbic acid in them?

240 mg: These vitamins have 240 mg of vitamin c, which is 4 times the recommended daily amount for adults. ...Read more

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What is the difference between ascorbic acid and vitamin c. What was it's uses?

What is the difference between ascorbic acid and vitamin c. What was it's uses?

One and the same: Ascorbic acid is the chemical name for vitamin c (just as pyridoxine is the chemical name of vit b6 etc.). Vit c is an essential nutrient for every cell of our body.We need it every day as we can't store it.It's crucial for the health of skin, connective tissue, immune system, preventing heart disease etc. See http://www.Lef.Org/magazine/mag2008/apr2008_newly-discovered-benefits-of-vitamin-c_01.Htm. ...Read more

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Can vitamin C (ascorbic acid) 100mg do abortion?

Can vitamin C (ascorbic acid) 100mg do abortion?

Vitamins: No, vitamin c does not induce miscarriage. It is an essential water soluble vitamin that is safe during pregnancy. Excess doses may cause diarhea. ...Read more

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Is pure ascorbic acid or ester-c with flavonoids a better source of vitamin c?

Is pure ascorbic acid or ester-c with flavonoids a better source of vitamin c?

Vitamin C: They are the same in equivalent dosages, but the addition of bioflavinoids with the vitamin c resembles that found in nature and is probably better. ...Read more

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Is ascorbic acid a synthetic form of vitamin c? What is more effective calcium ascorbate or sodium ascorbate?

Is ascorbic acid a synthetic form of vitamin c? What is more effective calcium ascorbate or sodium ascorbate?

Not necessarily;same: All vitamins go by 2 names, their letter name & chemical name. Ascorbic acid is the chemical name of vit c, as pyridoxine is the chemical name of b6 etc.Ascorbic acid refers to both natural & synthetic forms.Almost all vit c supps are synthetic & most derived from corn which is likely gmo.I favor c from non-corn sources like cassava root.Calcium & sodium ascorbate are equally effective.See comment:. ...Read more

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Is taking 400 iu vitamin E and 1000mg ascorbic acid daily can whiten my skin? Is it not dangerous for my health

Is taking 400 iu vitamin E and 1000mg ascorbic acid daily can whiten my skin? Is it not dangerous for my health

Probably safe but...: I doubt you'll find agreement here about whether this will have any effect on your natural skin color. I trust you're wearing sunscreens. More important, i hope that you'll be pleased with whatever color your skin is naturally. Where i live, judging a person by their skin color is considered the height of ignorance; this will surely be the norm worldwide in the near future. Think for yourself. ...Read more

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Is it safe to spray ascorbic acid (vitamin c powder) mixed with water only 5% under your arm pits. I find this controls odour dramatically. ?

Yes: Ascorbic acid is a very benign and non-toxic substance. This is very safe. Happy to hear it works so well for you! As long as you have it, it might be wise to take internally too, for general preventive purposes. I advise all my patients to take 500-1000 mg of Vit. C twice a day. ...Read more

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How useful would using mario badescu ascorbic acid (vitamin c ) serum be to red blemishesh caused by acne ? . What would it do and how long to fade

How useful would using mario badescu  ascorbic acid (vitamin c )  serum be to red blemishesh caused by acne ? . What would it do and how long to fade

Get scientific Rx: Stop wasting money on overpriced trademark stuff and get serious about managing your acne. If you're not clear after two weeks using benzoyl peroxide as tolerated, pick up the phone and call your physician like the adult that you will soon be. The red stuff will fade in a few weeks. Your real concern is to stop the new stuff from forming. ...Read more