Life Extension Ascorbyl Palmitate 500 mg 100 Vegetarian Capsules

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Product ID: LX15331
UPC Code: 737870153313
Shipping Weight: 0.2400 lbs

Price $16.88
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Life Extension Ascorbyl Palmitate 500 mg 100 Vegetarian Capsules Product Details

Description

Ascorbyl palmitate (AP) is an ester formed from ascorbic acid and palmitic acid creating a fat-soluble form of vitamin C that can reach tissue areas ascorbic acid cannot. This form is synthetic from two compounds; it has been shown to be beneficial for protecting the lipids from peroxidation. The lipophilic AP is able to cross biological barriers and satisfies the tissue demand for ascorbate better than the hydrophilic form. AP should be considered as the preferred form of transport of ascorbate into neural tissues.

Technically, the ascorbic acid “part” of ascorbyl palmitate is only 40% of the total weight. Since ascorbyl palmitate and ascorbic acid might work in separate areas of the body, the concentration of ascorbic acid by weight has little relevance to the benefits of ascorbyl palmitate, so it has not been included in the product contents description.

Suggested Use

Take one capsule daily with food, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.

Supplement Facts

Serving Size: 1 vegetarian capsule
Servings per Container: 100

  
 Amount Per Serving% Daily Value
Vitamin C (from 500 mg ascorbyl palmitate)200 mg333%
* Daily Value not established.

Other Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable cellulose (capsule).

Warnings:

  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
  • DO NOT EXCEED RECOMMENDED DOSE
  • Do not purchase if outer seal is broken or damaged.
  • When using nutritional supplements, please consult with your physician if you are undergoing treatment for a medical condition or if you are pregnant or lactating.
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