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Offline MiniPozToyota

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Vit C 1000MG
« on: November 03, 2012, 09:03:39 PM »
Just curious about taking more Vit C along with my Atripla and Centrum Vit. My centrum has only 60MG of Vit C in it so I was going to take extra. Any thoughts on taking more Vit C from more exp. people on this forum? Thanks
April 2010- tested neg.
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Offline keat85

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Re: Vit C 1000MG
« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2012, 02:29:55 PM »
Vitamin C is very necessary to remain healty as it is enhance the power of the immunes power of the body and prevent from the diseases. It also good for the skin.

Offline RomanGladiator

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Re: Vit C 1000MG
« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2013, 10:45:31 PM »
I chew one up almost every day, I read Betty White did in her book and so why not me? BTW... my first posting!!!! :)

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Re: Vit C 1000MG
« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2013, 11:09:34 PM »
I chew one up almost every day, I read Betty White did in her book and so why not me? BTW... my first posting!!!! :)

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Re: Vit C 1000MG
« Reply #4 on: July 26, 2013, 11:55:01 PM »
The US Recommended Dietary Allowance for an adult male is 90 mg per day and for an adult female is 75 mg per day
Vitamin C is very necessary to remain healthy as it is enhance the power of the immunes power of the body and prevent from the diseases. It also good for the skin.
Vitamin C is found in high concentrations in immune cells, and is consumed quickly during infections; however there's been no proven evidence that Vitamin C "enhances the immune system", "prevents disease" or is "good for skin". However vitamin c does prevent scurvy. ;)

Please don't misunderstand me. I am not saying that Vitamin C isn't helpful. While it's properties have benefits as anti- and pro- oxidants and antihistamine, many claims about it just have never been proven by studies. the wiki article at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vitamin_C has some pretty good explanations of the beneficial properties of vitamin c while debunking the myths of it being some type of nearly "miracle" drug.
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Re: Vit C 1000MG
« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2013, 06:56:49 AM »
Taking excess vitamin C usually just results in expensive pee. Your body can only handle so much at one time and any extra is just excreted.
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