Effer-C Acai Berry Sticks 30/box by NOW Foods

Effer-C Acai Berry Sticks 30/box

Effer-C™ Acai Berry Sticks - 30/Box
Item catalog number: 0615

Seasonal changes and lifestyle challenges are all stressful to a healthy immune system. In order to maintain a healthy system year-round try NOW® Effer-C™, a convenient effervescent Vitamin C supplement unlike any other. Effer-C™ is a proprietary blend that's loaded with the essential vitamins and minerals necessary to support optimal wellness. It's designed to quickly and efficiently replenish the vital electrolytes needed to keep you running strong all day long. Effer-C™ provides 1,000 mg of Vitamin C including Transport C-PLUS®, a buffered form combined with Alpha Lipoic Acid (known to help the body regenerate Vitamin C) for fast assimilation. Effer-C™ also supplies the full complement of B vitamins as well as seven minerals to support energy production and help restore important electrolytes. We've included CoQ10 and Alpha Lipoic Acid for added metabolic support. Effer-C™ Acai is sugar-free. Instead we've sweetened this unique formula with Xylitol and BetterStevia™ for nature's perfect touch of sweetness. The Vitamin C in Effer-C™ is included for its highly regarded antioxidant capabilities. Best of all, Effer-C™ is conveniently packaged so you can take it wherever you go.*

Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens. Caution:  For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children. Contains Xylitol, do not feed to pets. Transport C-PLUS® is a registered trademark of Helios Corp. Store in a cool, dry place after opening. Please Recycle. Made in the USA

Serving size: 1 Packet (5.5 g)
Servings per container: 30

 

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The NOW mission is: To provide value in products and services that empower people to lead healthier lives. NOW Foods is an award-winning and highly respected manufacturer of vitamins, minerals, dietary supplements and natural foods. In 1948, with the natural food and supplement industry in its infancy, entrepreneur Paul Richard paid $900 for the purchase of Fearn Soya Foods—a Chicago based manufacturer of grain and legume-based products. This began a six-decade legacy of providing health-seeking consumers with high-quality, affordable nutrition products.

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In 1968, NOW Foods was founded under the belief that good health was not a luxury available only to the wealthy. For the past forty years, NOW has made it their life's work to offer health food and nutritional supplements of the highest quality, at prices that are fair and affordable to all those who seek them. Today, NOW Foods is one of the top-selling brands in health foods stores, an award-winning manufacturer, a respected advocate of the natural product industry, and a leader in the fields of nutritional science and methods development. And while NOW has grown considerably over the past four decades, one thing has never changed – NOW's commitment to providing products and services that empower people to lead healthier lives.

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