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Brand name(s):
Vitamin C8 Powder
Licence holder:
New Roots Herbal Inc.
Dosage Form:
Recommended route of administration:


Recommended dose:
Sub population (Sub Pop.) Quantity (Qty) Frequency (Freq.)
Sub Pop. Age Min. Max. UoM Footnote1 Age Qty Min. Max. UoM Qty Freq. Min. Max. UoM Freq.
Adults 1.0 tea spoon 1 daily
Recommended use or purpose:
A vitamin, mineral and antioxidant supplement for the maintenance of good health. Help in the development and maintenance of bones and teeth. Help to maintain proper muscle function, in tissue formation, to maintain healthy skin and to maintain immune function. Contains Digestive enzymes.
Risk Information:
Cautions and Warnings 
Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have hypertension; if you have a liver disorder or develop symptoms of liver trouble (such as abdominal pain, dark urine or jaundice); use if you have an iron deficiency; if you are taking blood thinners; use if you have a history of kidney stones. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have gastrointestinal lesions/ulcers, are taking anticoagulant agents, anti-inflammatory agents or other enzyme products, are having surgery. Nausea, vomiting, and diarrhoea have been known to occur, in which case, discontinue use (and consult a health care practitioner). If you have a liver disorder, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. Stop use if you develop symptoms of liver trouble such as yellowing of the skin/eyes (jaundice), stomach pain, dark urine, sweating, nausea, unusual tiredness and/or loss of appetite and consult a health care practitioner.
Do not use if pregnant, breastfeeding or taking blood thinning medication, antibiotics, or sedatives.
Known Adverse Reactions 
Discontinue use if signs of allergy or symptoms of gastrointestinal distress occur. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have allergy to latex or fruits (such as avocado, banana, chestnut, passion fruit, fig, melon, mango, kiwi, pineapple, peach, and tomato). Hypersensitivity/allergy has been known to occur, in which case discontinue use. Rare, unpredictable cases of liver injury associated with green tea extract-containing products have been reported (in Canada and internationally).
List of medicinal ingredients:
Medicinal ingredients Quantity (Qty) Extract Potency
3,3',4',5,7-Pentahydroxyflavone 23.0 mg
3,3',4',5,7-Pentahydroxyflavone-3-rutinoside 23.0 mg
Calcium 28.0 mg
Camellia sinensis 35.0 mg
75.0   %
90.0   %
8-10% Caffeine
Citrus Bioflavonoids 465.0 mg
50.0   %
Fruit blend 29.0 mg
100 : 1
DHE: 0.957 g 100 : 1
DHE: 136.59 mg 100 : 1
DHE: 136.59 mg 100 : 1
DHE: 136.59 mg 100 : 1
DHE: 136.59 mg 100 : 1
DHE: 136.59 mg 100 : 1
DHE: 136.59 mg 100 : 1
DHE: 0.957 g 100 : 1
DHE: 136.59 mg
5.8   mg
Hippophae rhamnoides 400.0 mg
Magnesium 20.0 mg
Manganese 2.0 mg
Papain 580.0 mcg
58000.0 FCC PU
Piper nigrum 1.165 mg
95.0   %
Reynoutria japonica 12.0 mg
50.0   %
Selenium 3.5 mcg
Stem bromelain 5.8 mg
208800.0 FCC PU
Vaccinium macrocarpon 23.0 mg
Vaccinium myrtillus 12.0 mg
25.0   %
Vitamin C 1165.0 mg
Vitis vinifera 23.0 mg
80.0   %
Oligomeric proanthocyanidins
Zinc 11.0 mg
List of non-medicinal ingredients:
  • DL-Malic acid
  • Orange flavour
  • Sodium bicarbonate
  • Stevia rebaudiana leaf
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