Kirkman's Vitamin C Chewable Tablets with Sucralose are sugar free and naturally flavored with a passion fruit flavor. They contain no artificial colors and are casein and gluten free The product is sweetened with sorbitol and sucralose. The vitamin C is derived from a combination of ascorbic acid and sodium ascorbate. This combination produces a buffering effect and is easier on the digestive tract than pure vitamin C.
Vitamin C is the most popular vitamin supplement in the United States. The human body does not manufacture its own vitamin C, therefore dietary sources and supplementation must be relied on to prevent deficiency.
The list of health conditions for which vitamin C has shown promise is very long. Its value in the good health of children is extremely important for the following reasons:
• Vitamin C supports the immune system by assisting white blood cell function, including antibody
levels and responses.
• Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant and that can eliminate free radicals that can damage tissues,
organs and cells.
• Vitamin C is essential in the production of collagen. Collagen is the main protein substance in the
• It holds the body together in the form of tissue, tendons, cartilage, etc.
Vitamin C's role in immune system support is one of the key elements that make it very critical for supplementation in children. It is imperative that growing, active children not be deficient in this nutrient.
Sucrose, soy, casein, gluten, milk, artificial colorings, artificial flavorings, yeast, gelatin, peanuts, tree nuts or fish.
STORE IN A COOL DRY PLACE AND TIGHTLY CAPPED. KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.