C-chew is a Vitamin C supplement that is necessary in body to form collagen in bones, cartilage, muscle and blood vessels.
Vitamin C (vitamin C) occurs naturally in foods such as citrus fruit, tomatoes, potatoes, and leafy vegetables. Vitamin C is important for bones and connective tissues, muscles, and blood vessels. Vitamin C also helps the body absorb iron, which is needed for red blood cell production.
Vitamin C is used to treat and prevent vitamin C deficiency.
Vitamin C may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use.
Before taking this medicine
You should not use Vitamin C if you have ever had an allergic reaction to a vitamin C supplement.
Ask a doctor or pharmacist about using Vitamin C if you have:
- kidney disease or a history of kidney stones;
- hereditary iron overload disorder (hematochromatosis); or
- if you smoke (smoking can make Vitamin C less effective).
Your dose needs may be different during pregnancy or while you are breast-feeding a baby. Do not use Vitamin C without your doctor’s advice in either case.