Blackmores Natural Vitamin E 500IU helps maintain heart health as it is an antioxidant and free radical scavenger. It has approximately twice the bioavailability of synthetic vitamin E, meaning it is more readily absorbed into the body.
Vitamin E is a fat-soluble antioxidant vitamin, Directly involved in preventing free radical activity and lipid peroxidation (damage to polyunsaturated fatty acids in cell membranes). Vitamin E's impact on the skin and blood vessels is likely to be due to its antioxidant properties.
Free radicals may be generated by normal metabolism as well as lifestyle factors such as exposure to cigarette smoke, alcohol intake, certain preservatives in food (eg. nitrates), by ozone, chlorine, rancid food and excess dietary fats. Diets high in polyunsaturated fats Increases Vitamin E requirements.
Adults – Take 1 capsule 1 to 2 times a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed.
Not suitable for children under 12 years.
Always read the label and use only as directed. If symptoms persist, see your Healthcare professional. Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.