Tags: allergic reaction, ascorbic acid, asthma, Bio-Flavonoids, cromolyn, green vegetables, healthy tissue, helpful nutrients, herb teas, Histamine, inflammation, laboratory, Nutritionist Research, vitamin C, vitamins supplementsTopic: Discovery|
Food-based vitamin C supplements contain bio-flavonoids. These colorful chemical compounds are intimately related to the ascorbic acid compound of vitamin C. The chemical structure of bio-flavonoids is similar to that of a drug called cromolyn, used in inhalers to reduce asthma-related inflammation.
Bio-flavonoids reportedly help reduce the release of symptom-producing histamine, reduce inflammation, and promote healthy connective tissue. Read the rest of this entry »