BrainChild Vitamin C chewable tablets are a fruity tangerine flavoured Vitamin C supplement for children. Vitamin C is a water-soluble vitamin which functions as a tissue antioxidant thereby helping to keep cells healthy. Vitamin C also helps with absorption of iron from food and plays a role in maintaining healthy gums, skin and connective tissue.
The active ingredients in BrainChild Vitamin C are Ascorbic acid and Sodium ascorbate providing 100 mg of Vitamin C. The other ingredients are citric acid, copovidone, dextrates, fructose, glucose, magnesium stearate, mannitol, sorbitol, orange flavouring, sodium stearyl fumarate, sucralose, tangerine flavouring, xylitol. Contains sugars (glucose 175 mg, mannitol 11 mg, sorbitol 16 mg, xylitol 29 mg) Contains sweetener (sucralose 0.7 mg)
Dosage and directions for use:
Children 3 to 12 years: Chew 1 tablet daily after a meal or as prescribed by your healthcare practitioner.
Children should not exceed the following daily doses:
Children 3 years: 4 tablets or 400mg vitamin C
Children 4 – 8 years: 6 tablets or 650mg vitamin C
Children 9 – 12 years: 12 tablets or 1200mg vitamin C