AdvaCare is a GMP manufacturer of Vitamin C + Rose Hips softgels.
Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a powerful antioxidant which helps to boost the immune system, strengthen blood vessels and body muscles. Since the human body doesn’t generate this vitamin, it must be received through food and supplements. Its benefits include also the prevention of scurvy, and treatment of the common cold.
Rose hips are the fruit derived from roses. They are the part of the rose just below its petals, including the seeds of the plants. They are abundant in vitamin C, containing 50% more vitamin C than oranges do. They also contain vitamin A, calcium, iron, different vitamin B, manganese, selenium, and vitamin E. Rose hips are about the size of cherries but with more tender flesh. The dried rose hips and seeds may be used to make medicine. The benefits of rose hips are widespread and numerous and are detailed as follows:
Rose hips help to promote joint health. They treat conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis and decrease joint pain, stiffness, and inflammation. The antioxidants pose cardiovascular benefits such as by reducing the cholesterol level and by preventing heart disease. The antioxidants contained include carotenoids, flavonoids, and polyphenols. This helps prevent cardiovascular diseases and cancer and protect the body from free radicals. Diabetics may benefit from rose hips since they help to regulate blood sugar levels.
Rose hips have laxative properties to relieve constipation and the symptoms of kidney disorders. It is well known in the cosmetic industry that rose hips help to regenerate skin cells, helping to hydrate the skin and heal scars and burns. Particularly, the vitamin A content helps with the skin. Vitamin C also helps with the collage production that helps with the structure of bones. Iron in the rosehips helps oxygenate the body. Other stomach disorders can include ulcers, irritation, and stomach acid deficiency. Rose hips prevent infections which can lead to fever by increasing blood flow, urine flow, and immune function.
Take Rose hips in moderation. Side effects and symptoms of the rose hips may include nausea, vomiting, constipation, cramps, headache, and trouble sleeping.