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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.
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 100
Amount Per Serving / % DV
Vitamin C (Ascoribic Acid) 200mg / 333%
Iron (As Iron aspartate) 20mg / 111%
Other Ingredients: Cellulose powder‚ vegetable cellulose capsule‚ magnesium silicate‚ and ascorbyl palmitate.
Contains no coatings‚ binders‚ yeast‚ wheat‚ gluten‚ milk/dairy‚ corn protein‚ soy protein‚ eggs‚ sugar‚ hydrogenated oil‚ artificial coloring‚ artificial flavoring‚ or preservatives.
Independently tested for authenticity‚ potency‚ solvent residue‚ stability and bacteria‚ yeast and mold counts.
1 to 2 capsules once of twice daily with food or as directed by your healthcare professional.
Store sealed in a cool‚ dry place. Keep out of the reach of children. Use only if safety seal is intact. If pregnant‚ consult your physician before taking. Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose‚ call a doctor or poison control center immediately.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Dairy Free
- Egg Free
- Gluten Free
- GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) Certification
- Sugar Free
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
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Overall Rating for Iron Plus C (20 mg / 200 mg) - 100 Vegetable Capsules
Even energy throughout the day!
Iron Plus C by Vital Nutrients has helped with my energy level! I stay even all day instead of having dips in energy.
I like that it doesn't cause constipation as some Iron pills do! My anemia has got way better according to blood tests.
Again it could be a bit cheaper in price.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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