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Fast-C® with Dihydroquercetin

120 vegetarian tablets
Item# 01717

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Description

  • Fast-C® with Dihydroquercetin
  • 120 vegetarian tablets
  • Item Catalog Number: 01717

Vitamin C efficacy can be limited because it is quickly utilized and excreted by the body. A novel formula sets the new standard for rapid absorption, enhancing the time that vitamin C is delivered to the cells. In two human trials at a distinguished research center, Fast-C® was compared head-to-head with a leading premium brand of "enhanced absorption" vitamin C. Their findings validate that Fast C® has faster absorption—without greater excretion!

Benefits at a Glance

  • Vitamin C is essential for many reactions throughout the body
  • Fast-C® is absorbed faster than leading brands
  • Includes acid-neutralizing minerals
  • Biopertine® enhances absorption
  • Dihydroquercetin regenerates vitamin C

Vitamin C neutralizes free radicals,1-4 supports biosynthesis of certain neurotransmitters,5-6 and promotes production of vitamin tissue (collagen) that supports arterial walls, skin, and bones.4-6 Vitamin C promotes immunity,4,7 boosts lymphocyte glutathione levels,8 and helps regenerate other antioxidants, including vitamin E.9

But because it leaves the body quickly,10 capturing vitamin C's optimal benefits has required taking supplements several times daily, hoping they’ll be effective without posing a risk for acid-sensitive stomachs.

The scientific community has long sought faster-absorbing vitamin C formulas.

Fast-C® with Dihydroquercetin is the only vitamin C product to incorporate:

  • A proprietary blend of alkalizing minerals that yields an almost completely acid-neutralized — which is better than “buffered” — vitamin C for sensitive stomachs.
  • Piperine (Bioperine®), a multi-patented black pepper alkaloid that significantly accelerates vitamin C absorption, shortening the time to peak plasma concentration.11
  • Dihydroquercetin, a grape leaf derived flavonoid that donates electrons back to vitamin C molecules that have spent their electrons neutralizing free radicals — regenerating vitamin C to work again!12

Try FAST-C® with Dihydroquercetin now and "C" for yourself why it won the Scientific Achievement Award from Nutrition Business Journal.13 It's that good!

References

  1. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1992 Sep 30;669:7-20.
  2. Am J Clin Nutr. 1996 Jun;63(6):985S-90S.
  3. FASEB J. 1995 Apr;9(7):526-33.
  4. Altern Med Rev. 2003 Nov;8(4):359-77.
  5. J Nutr. 2007;137:2171-84.
  6. Am J Clin Nutr. 1999;69:1086-107.
  7. Curr Drug Targets. 2012 Dec 1;13(14):1757-71.
  8. Am J Clin Nutr. 2003 Jan;77(1):189-95.
  9. Lipids. 2012 Dec;47(12):1193-207.
  10. PLoS Med. 2005 Sep;2(9):e307
  11. American College of Nutrition. Annual Meeting, October, 2009.
  12. Free Radic Biol Med. 1995 Jul;19(1):45-52.
  13. Available at: http://www.scientificfoodsolutions.com/fastC_NBJ_Achievement_Award.html. Accessed January 31, 2013.

SUPPLEMENT FACTS

Supplement Facts

Serving Size 1 vegetarian tablet

Amount Per Serving

Vitamin C (as ascorbic acid)

500 mg

Calcium (as calcium carbonate)

79 mg

Magnesium (as magnesium hydroxide)

8 mg

Bioperine® piperine [from black pepper extract (fruit)]

3 mg

Total dihydroquercetins [from grape extract (leaf)]

25 mg

Other ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, aqueous film coating (purified water, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, glycerin), stearic acid, croscarmellose sodium, vegetable stearate.

Non-GMO

Fast-C® is a registered trademark of Scientific Food Solutions, LLC.
Bioperine® is a registered trademark of Sabinsa Corporation.

Dosage and Use
  • Take one (1) tablet once or twice daily with or without food, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Caution

Do not take more than 15 mg per day of Bioperine®.

Warnings

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