Thorne Ascorbic Acid offers support for connective tissue and the immune system. Vitamin C is able to provide efficient support for your immune system. Besides immune responses vitamin C can also provide helpful antioxidant support to protect your cells from oxidation, wound healing, and injury repair. Vitamin C is also crucial for the formation of collagen and cartilage. This makes it important for wound healing as well as the maintenance of joints and ligaments. Vitamin C is necessary for the proper action of those enzymes involved in phase I liver detoxification. In addition, as an antioxidant, vitamin C helps quench the free-radical intermediates that are created during this first phase of the detoxification of harmful substances in the liver. Furthermore, vitamin C helps increase the level of the important antioxidant glutathione by increasing glutathione's rate of synthesis, which enhances the liver's phase II detoxification.
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Recommended use: is 1 capsule daily or as directed by a healthcare professional.