What Are Some of the Ingredients in Emergen-C?


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Emergen-C is considered a dietary supplement, and some notable ingredients of the product include vitamin C, thiamin, riboflavin, calcium and magnesium. Additional ingredients are niacin, folic acid, maltodextrin and citric acid, among others.

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What Are Some of the Ingredients in Emergen-C?
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The Emergen-C supplement comes in a single-serving foil pouch containing 9.1 grams of powdered product. The directions say to empty the contents into 4 to 6 ounces of water before consuming it. Emergen-C is intended as an immune-supporting antioxidant supplement. The standard, original version of the product contains 1,000 milligrams of vitamin C, which is more than 1,600 percent of the recommended daily value. Various flavors and versions of Emergen-C may have different ingredients, particularly versions of the product that are intended for consumption by children.

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