Pure C from Vita-Flex helps to maintain health during stressful times, intensive exercise, illness, or injury. Horses require more Vitamin C during times of stress, injury, illness, and strenuous exercise. Vitamin C helps to repair, grow and maintain structural tissues.
Studies have shown that vitamin C is needed to produce specific proteins such as collagen and other structural elements of connective tissues. Vitamin C also plays a role in the absorption of iron and calcium as well as the metabolism of amino acids. Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant that is most commonly known for its immune support.