NOW Foods Ascorbyl Palmitate Description
Esterified Vitamin C
NOW Ascorbyl Palmitate is a highly stable form of Ascorbic Acid, or Vitamin C. Ascorbyl Palmitate is soluble in both water and lipid, and this dual solubility allows it to be incorporated into cell membranes where it helps to protect them from oxidative damage. While it posses all of the antioxidant properties of Vitamin C, it can also more easily penetrate the blood-brain barrier, facilitating the extension of its antioxidant protection to the brain and nervous system.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Vitamin C (from Ascorbyl Palmitate)||200 mg||333%|
|Ascorbyl Palmitate||500 mg||*|
For adults only. Ascorbyl Palmitate may increase iron bioavailability. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication or have a medical condition (especially and iron storage disorder).