Vitamin C Effervescent Tablets are vitamin C in the form of effervescent tablets. (Effervescent). A pharmaceutical form designed for a drug or vitamin to break down and release carbon dioxide. As soon as it comes in contact with water. And become a solution. (In which this is vitamin C) Which is different from the general form of tablets is to take the tablets before dissolving. When the pill comes into contact with water. It will foam and before taking it, you must wait for the pill to dissolve completely. In some people, they may experience bloating due to carbon dioxide gas. Recommended to eat immediately after meals. Will help reduce such symptoms.
The reason for the popularity of vitamin C is produced in the form of effervescent tablets. This is because this form of drug has many advantages and is an ideal form of drug or vitamin that has many problems,
- Medicines that are sensitive to light, air and moisture, such as vitamin C or multivitamins, because generally standardized for effervescent tablets does not exceed 0.5% of moisture. They are the preferred form of easily dissolving drugs or vitamins.
- Medicines that are difficult to absorb or corrosive to the digestive tract When the effervescent tablets break down into a solution. They are easier to absorb. Making the drug absorbed immediately and not residues in the digestive tract, such as calcium carbonate.
- Acid-sensitive drugs, such as amino acids, antibiotics, are easily destroyed in the stomach in an acidic state and not absorbed. The effervescent tablet solution temporarily adjusts the gastric acidity (pH) in the stomach. Thus allowing more drugs or vitamins to be absorbed.
- High-dose drugs Because the effervescent tablets can contain 2,000 milligrams of the drug, which is not suitable for the production of conventional tablets.