With over 200 viruses that can cause the common cold it’s hard to avoid catching a cold. Adults can experience an average of 2-4 colds a year.
The immune system is the body’s natural defence mechanism against germs, a healthy lifestyle is a good way to support your immune system.
Vitamin C is referred to as an essential nutrient because the body cannot make it or extensively store it and must be obtained from food.
Vitamin C helps reduce the severity and duration of common cold symptoms due to its ability to support a healthy immune function.
It is an antioxidant and helps reduce free radicals formed in the body.
The Blackmores Difference
Blackmores Bio C® 1000 is buffered with mineral ascorbates making it gentler on the stomach compared to ascorbic acid alone and contains rosehips and acerola which are sources of vitamin C.
A high potency one-a-day dose of vitamin C to help reduce the severity and duration of common cold symptoms.
Blackmores Bio C® 1000 contains no added preservatives or artificial flavours or sweeteners.
Active Ingredients per tablet
Ascorbic acid 400 mg
(ascorbic acid, vitamin C 309mg)
Calcium ascorbate dihydrate (ascorbic acid, vitamin C 331mg)
Citrus bioflavonoids extract 25 mg
Rutin 50 mg
Hesperidin 50 mg
Rosa canina (rosehips)
extract equivalent to dry fruit 250 mg
Malpighia glabra (acerola)
extract equivalent to dry fruit 50 mg
Take 1 tablet a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed.
Children under 18 years of age
Only as professionally prescribed.
Always read the label.
Follow directions for use.
If symptoms persist, change, or worsen talk to your health professional.
Supplements may only be of assistance if dietary intake is inadequate.
If you have any pre-existing conditions, or are on any medications always talk to your health professional before use.
Some products should be ceased at least two weeks before any elective surgery, please confirm with your health professional.