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Vitamin C Supplement Manufacturing for Better Immune Health

Industry by Rosemary Tambini on December 9, 2021

Vitamin C Supplement Manufacturing for Better Immune Health

With Christmas quickly approaching, many of your customers could use some stress relief. More, they could use some protection from what harm stress may bring to their immune systems. Whether you are ordering a stock immune formula to private label with your brand name or ordering a custom immune formula you have had in the works for months or even years, Makers Nutrition has what it takes to ensure your products are manufactured, packaged, and fulfilled to the highest degree of quality and purity.

What is Vitamin C?

Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is a water-soluble nutrient and antioxidant that can neutralize unstable compounds and help prevent cellular damage throughout the body.

Foods that Contain Vitamin C

Most people get enough Vitamin C through their regular diet, which entails at least one of the below foods:

  • Spinach
  • Broccoli
  • Brussels sprouts
  • Berries
  • Citrus fruits
  • Potatoes
  • Tomatoes
  • Peppers
  • Cabbage

Who Needs Vitamin C Supplementation?

While Vitamin C deficiencies are rare, at least in the United States, there are people who struggle to get enough Vitamin C from their diet. People who may be at risk of a Vitamin C deficiency include:

  • those who smoke, since cigarette smoke increases the damage free radicals cause, resulting in more of a need for Vitamin C
  • older adults
  • people with disorders associated with alcohol use
  • people with eating disorders
  • people who may not get enough of the nutrient through diet due to medical reasons
  • people with medical conditions that cause malabsorption or conditions such as kidney disease, which requires hemodialysis

People who think they may have a Vitamin C deficiency can contact their doctor for blood tests which will determine if they need to boost their intake of the nutrient and if supplementation is a viable option for them.

Health Benefits of Vitamin C

Different forms of Vitamin C can target different areas of health, but it all comes down to the ascorbic acid in the nutrient. It can help:

  • the body’s collagen production, which is required to create and maintain healthy teeth, gums, skin, bones, blood vessels, joint linings, and more. It also supports wound healing
  • reduce plaque instability in atherosclerosis, widen blood vessels, and enhance nitric oxide production
  • protect the body from hypertension and heart disease
  • minimize severity of allergy symptoms
  • iron absorption

Vitamin C and Immune Function

Given the title of this article, we must highlight the very important impact Vitamin C may have on immune system health and why consumers are turning to Vitamin C supplementation for this reason.

The link between Vitamin C and immune health is very direct. The micronutrient supports multiple cellular functions of the body’s adaptive immune system. With antioxidant properties, Vitamin C can help ward off free radical damage thereby decreasing inflammation and promoting a healthy immune response. In fact, Vitamin C is an essential part of the skin’s ability to act as a barrier against toxins that threaten to enter the body and disrupt the immune system.

More recent studies show that Vitamin C may decrease the length of cold symptoms, support the production of antibodies, and make bacterial membranes more absorbent to some antibiotics.

Where to Get Your Vitamin C Manufactured

When it comes to manufacturing dietary supplements, you need a partner that can unwaveringly stand by their continuous quality, value, and service. Makers Nutrition is the most awarded company in the nutraceutical industry that covers all three at all times. When it comes to manufacturing gummy vitamins, you need a provider that can follow through and meet your specifications. Say you order a custom gummy that should be red, gluten free, and non-GMO. If your vitamin manufacturer presents you with purple gummies that end up containing gluten and genetically modified ingredients, then you nor your customers will be happy with the result. It could not only cost you customers but also your customers their health if they have certain dietary restrictions for medical reasons.

Makers Nutrition White Label Formulas for Immune Health

When COVID-19 arrived, Makers Nutrition took an early lead in developing an entire line of immune-supporting stock products to offer our clients. The benefit of our large investment provided clients with not just the opportunity to offer top quality immune support products, but to do so much more quickly and at far lower minimum order quantities than are possible with custom formulas. Enjoy this service by requesting a quote here or call 1-844-625-3771 to speak with a product specialist.

Vitamin C Supplement Formats

Your customers want quick convenience. If they have to take a vitamin, it should be a pleasant experience. And with the help of an Inc. 5000 supplement manufacturing service provider, your brand could offer it all. Supplemental Vitamin C is usually taken in capsule or chewable tablet form. However, it is also manufactured in the form of powders and gummies.

Vitamin C Gummies

With the rise in gummy supplement popularity, vitamin C gummies might be the product that catapults sales for your vitamin business. In 2020 alone, the global gummy vitamin market size was estimated at USD 1678 million and is on track to reach USD 2286.7 million by the end of 2027, with a CAGR of 4.5% during the 2021-2027 forecast period.

Our Vitamin C gummy formula, which is available for private labeling would make a perfect addition to a line of supplements geared toward better immune health. Our formula proves that your brand can offer all of Vitamin C’s benefits through a great-tasting gummy that is not only vegetarian friendly, but:

  • Vegan
  • Non-GMO
  • Gluten free
  • Peanut free
  • Soy free
  • Free of artificial flavors, artificial preservatives, and artificial sweeteners

Certifiably Safe Vitamins

Makers Nutrition’s FDA and GMP certificates put us ahead of your current supplement manufacturer or the deceitful vitamin manufacturer gunning for your business. We know what it takes to guarantee safe supplements and vitamins that not only meet your expectations but exceed those of your customers in quality. With FDA registration and GMP compliance, we can promise the safest manufacturing and storing conditions in our state-of-the-art, climate controlled, air filtered, pristine facilities for your well thought out supplements.

As a highly qualified supplement manufacturing partner, we always advise our clients to incorporate suggestions on their product labels to forewarn their customers of any precautions that should be taken before consuming any dietary supplement. This is especially important if

the product, in this case, one that contains Vitamin C, may interact with certain medications your customers take. It could be the best quality, most affordable dietary supplement on the market, but still pose a threat to an individual’s health. That is why it is best to consult a licensed physician prior to consuming any vitamin or supplement.

The secret to supplement business success is a combination of strategic branding, marketing, and partnering with the supplement manufacturer that will serve your goals best. Makers Nutrition is fully equipped with next-generation vitamin manufacturing machinery to churn out the largest (and smallest) orders.

How to Build a Successful Startup

Speaking of small orders, if you are just revving up your vitamin business in the nutraceutical industry, then it is wise to begin small and gradually expand your private label offerings with a supplement manufacturer on which you can rely. Our President and CEO Jason Provenzano emphasizes how suited Makers Nutrition is for startup prospects. He shared with BOSS Magazine, “We really encourage startups in the industry. It’s what we specialize in. What sets Makers Nutrition apart from other providers is our trust factor. Budding entrepreneurs need a partner they can trust not only with their investment, but with their customized formulas. Unlike the larger labs, we will work with small investors and unlike the larger labs, we do not compete with our clients.” With us, you have the peace of mind that your business is receiving the best possible vitamin manufacturing service. With us, you do not have to worry about your vitamin manufacturer stealing customers.

#BuildABrand with Makers Nutrition today!


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