By Kai Farrell

Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ascorbic_acid

About Ascorbic Acid

Chemical Formula

C6H8O6

Other Facts

Ascorbic Acid is a water-soluble vitamin, the human body needs it so that it can form collagen, cartilage, muscle, and blood vessels. Foods that you can find Ascorbic Acid in are mostly citrus fruits and vegetables. Ascorbic Acid is often used to help heal wounds or tissue repair.


Sources

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/natural/patient-vitaminc.html
http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/ascorbic%20acid