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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...

Which antioxidant vitamin or supplement is harmless or have no side effect?? Grape seed extract, vitamin c (ascorbic acid) etc. Plz advise thx...

Careful. Becareful with supplements. Many are very helpful, when taken with some prescription medications you may get undesired effects. Also combination of supplements are not designed to work together. Read more...

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...

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...

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...

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...