Vitamin C, in addition to being an essential nutrient for bodily functions, is also one of the most known and common antioxidants in Nature, being an effective antioxidant that protects from the negative impact of free radicals on various organs (eyes, lungs, blood, the immune system , etc).

At the same time, Vitamin C has numerous biological functions and is essential for the synthesis of collagen and glycosaminoglycans and is therefore essential for healing and capillary health. It also participates in the biosynthesis of carnitine, serotonin, and certain neurotransmitters, including norepinephrine.

Laboratory studies also show that vitamin C protects plasma lipids and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) against peroxidative damage. In addition, vitamin C interacts with glutathione and alpha lipoic acid to regenerate vitamin E.

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The use of high doses of Vitamin C

The use of high doses of Vitamin C in its alkaline form (e.g. Sodium Ascorbate) is a form of complementary treatment that has been used as an adjunct treatment for cancer and other degenerative diseases.

This type of treatment has gained some prominence around the world after being used in anti-cancer protocols in several clinics around the world.

Higher doses of Vitamin C are given intravenously (into the blood) as it is impossible to take such a high dose of this vitamin orally.


What is the right dose for me?

The right dose of Vitamin C is established for each case, and its administration is made through the infusion of a serum over one or several hours (depending on the dose).

The use of this type of treatment always requires a prior medical evaluation and clear clinical indications for its application.



Vitamin C infusions are incorporated into our Immune Boost Program

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