Vitamin C or ascorbic acid has countless vital functions in the human organism. It is a potent antioxidant and helps to protect cells from oxidative stress. As a cofactor for various enzymes, vitamin C plays a role in collagen formation – the most important fibre component of blood vessels, bones, cartilage and the skin. Vitamin C also contributes to the normal functioning of the immune system.
The amino acid lysine belongs to the essential amino acids. Vitamin C and lysine cannot be produced by the body itself and must be supplied with food.
Lysine & Vitamin C Powder is an effective combination of l-lysine and vitamin C in powder form for liquid intake. Each measuring spoon contains approx. 2 g vitamin C as sodium ascorbate and 2 g lysine in its natural L-form. Lysine and vitamin C reinforce each other's effect. In addition, vitamin C assists in lysine absorption.