Antioxidant is a complex of vitamins with microelements, available in the form of capsules. Each capsule contains 75 mg of ascorbic acid( vitamin C), 15 mg of alpha-tocopherol acetate( vitamin E), and 6 mg of beta-carotene( a precursor of vitamin A).
Vitamin C has an effect on collagen synthesis and regulation of oxidation-reduction processes. Also ascorbic acid affects the metabolism of folic acid and iron, the synthesis of steroid hormones and catecholamines.
Vitamin A has an antioxidant effect, protects unsaturated fatty acids in membranes from lipoperoxidation.
Vitamin E is involved in the formation of collagen and elastic fibers, as well as intercellular substance.
Beta-carotene, contained in the preparation, causes its immunomodulating effect, the ability to deprive the radicals of their activity at low oxygen pressure, and also to stimulate the differentiation of T and B lymphocytes.
Indications for use Antioxidant
It is recommended to take antioxidant in the following ca
- as an additional source of antioxidants and vitamins for erosive and ulcerative and inflammatory diseases of the digestive tract;
- to increase the body's resistance to infectious and colds;
- as a preventive measure of vitamin deficiency;
- with unbalanced and malnutrition;
- to reduce the negative consequences of adverse environmental factors and bad habits.
Reviews about the antioxidant are positive and confirm the effectiveness of the drug with the indicated indications for use.
Antioxidants with selenium
In addition to vitamins A, C, E, the antioxidant with selenium additionally contains selenium yeast 0.2%.Due to this component, antioxidants with selenium participate in slowing down the aging processes, regulating the elasticity of tissues, increasing the activity of factors of nonspecific defense of the organism, thereby preventing the occurrence of repeated infections. Selenium also has an effect on the activity of enzymes and is a significant part of glutathione peroxidase, which protects intracellular structures from the dangerous actions of oxygen free radicals. If there is a deficiency in selenium in your body, we recommend that you choose this antioxidant.
Antioxidant with zinc
Antioxidant with zinc additionally contains 10 mg of zinc oxide, which takes part in the metabolism of nucleic acids and hormones, as well as the formation of bones.
Judging by the reviews of Antioxidants, in addition to the above drugs with zinc and selenium, there are also Antioxidants with iodine and iron. The drug with iron stimulates the functions of the hematopoietic organs, participates in the process of formation of hemoglobin and myoglobin. A antioxidant with iodine affects the metabolism, provides a normal morphofunctional state of the thyroid gland, enhances the processes of dissimilation.
Before using this medication, always consult a physician.
Contraindications and side effects of
Antioxidants are not recommended for people with hypersensitivity to any components of this drug. There are no data on the safety and efficacy of the drug during pregnancy and lactation.
Do not take an expired medication at all. Shelf life of Antioxidant is 2 years. Store it at room temperature in a dark, dry place.
Dosage regimen is established by a physician, based on the needs of the body for vitamins, as well as the degree and nature of the disease.