- MFG # VNIC
- UPC # 693465315118
Iron is an essential trace mineral and a critical element in the functioning of all of your cells. The major role of iron in your body is to carry oxygen as part of hemoglobin and myoglobin‚ proteins that carry oxygen through the blood and muscles‚ respectively. Furthermore‚ iron is involved in several metabolic functions‚ including energy production and DNA synthesis.
Without iron‚ hemoglobin synthesis in impaired‚ which negatively affects the production of red blood cells. This can lead to a condition known as anemia‚ as well as insufficient oxygen delivery to your cells and tissues.
Iron can come from food or supplements. Good dietary sources of iron include red meat‚ liver‚ seafood‚ whole grain‚ enriched cereals‚ and dried fruit. Unfortunately‚ infants and adult females are at particularly high risk for iron deficiency. A supplement like Vital Nutrients’ Iron Plus C is a convenient way to maintain sufficient levels of this mineral.
Each vegetable capsule contains a highly-absorbable iron formula that can help you maintain your iron body stores. In addition to 20 mg of iron aspartate‚ each dosage also provides 200 mg of vitamin C (also known as ascorbic acid). Pure ascorbic acid boosts iron absorption in the intestines; in addition‚ the vitamin supports the immune system‚ antioxidant activity‚ good vision‚ strong teeth‚ and cardiovascular health.
The recommended dosage of Iron Plus C is one to two capsules‚ once or twice daily‚ unless otherwise directed by your health care provider. Taking this supplement with food helps limit any possible side effects. Avoid this supplement if you suffer from any iron overload conditions like hemochromatosis‚ hemosiderosis‚ or thalassemia. This supplement does not contain any coatings‚ binders‚ artificial flavoring‚ artificial coloring‚ or preservatives.
Vital Nutrients provides a variety of effective‚ safe dietary supplements. All of their products are gluten-free‚ GMO-free‚ and packaged in BPA-free bottles.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Iron Plus C contains per veg capsule:
Iron (aspartate) 20mg
Vitamin C (pure ascorbic acid) 200mg
Vegetable Cellulose Capsule. May contain Ascorbyl Palmitate and/or Silica.
Use as directed by your healthcare practitioner
Consult your healthcare professional
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Vegetable Product
- Corn Free
- Dairy Free
- Egg Free
- Gluten Free
- Milk Free
- Soy Free
- Artificial Color Free
- Artificial Flavor Free
- Coatings Free
- Binders Free
- Hyrdrogentated Oils Free
- Sugar Free
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
- Made In The Usa
- Preservative Free
Ratings & ReviewsReview This Item Be the first to review this item.
Questions About This ItemAsk a Question
Please ask any questions you may have about this specific product in the field below.
Your question(s) and our corresponding answer(s) will not be confidential and will be posted publically on this specific product page.
Additionally, PureFormulas is unable to directly recommend products in relation to specific health conditions. Please contact your trusted healthcare practitioner for direct product recommendations.
If you have any general questions regarding orders or our policies and programs, please contact our Customer Happiness Team @ 1.800.383.6008