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  • A high density source of vitamin C
  • Well absorbed & gentle on the stomach
  • Non citrus
  • Good source of iron, B2, B3, beta carotene

Native to the vast flood basin of the Amazon rainforest, Camu-Camu is a small tree that produces fruit the size of cherries containing the highest concentration of vitamin C of any food. Camu-Camu contains over twice the levels of vitamin C as the Acerola Cherry (a more famous Amazonian fruit) and thirty times the level found in Oranges.

The key advantage from taking a natural Vitamin C supplement such as Camu-Camu is that it is gentle on the stomach, and easier to assimilate in the body than synthesised vitamin C. Rio Amazon Camu-Camu capsules provide an average of around 100mg of Vitamin C per capsule in a highly ‘bio-available’ form.

In addition, Camu-Camu is an source of ‘gentle’ iron, phosphorous, potassium, vitamins B2, B3, beta-carotene and other carotenoids.  It also contains amino acids, bio-flavonoids, anthocyanins and other nutrients that help with the absorption of the vitamin C in the body.

Rio Amazon Camu Camu capsules contain an 8:1 juice extract. One capsule is equivalent to 4,000mg of Camu Camu fruit. The maltodextrin, far from a bulking agent or filler, is used to protect the nutrients from oxidation and degradation. Each capsule is standardised to contain 100mg of vitamin C.

2 capsules per day before food, or as recommended by your practitioner.
Camu-Camu (Myrciaria dubia) 8:1 extract (500mg is equivalent to 4,000mg of Camu-camu fruit), maltodextrin (a complex carbohydrate, from corn). Capsule shell: vegetable cellulose.

Camu-Camu may interact with certain chemotherapy drugs that rely upon free radical generation for their cytotoxic effects.

Contains maltodextrin sourced from corn.

Botanical names: Myrciaria dubia.

Common names: Camu-Camu, Rumberry.


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Product CodeDescriptionAmount 
20400 60 vcaps £11.22
20401 120 vcaps £19.39

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There are currently 2 reviews for this product.

Overall Rating
This is a fantastic product - all the benefits of Vitamin C, without the acidity. I believe it's more bio-available than most of the synthetic Vitamin C products on the market and also has the added benefits of other minerals and amino acids - so great all round! We use it for the whole family and I also recommend it to clients. Many thanks to Rio for their superb products!
Mish L
Overall Rating
I find taking a camu-camu vegicap to be a stomach- (and mouth-) friendly very attractive alternative to over-tangy ways of ingesting vitamin C. Plus the bonus of iron and other nutrients. May well suit you if you're not too keen of citrus.
Dr C W

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