What is Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate)?


Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) is a vitamin C capsule which contains 568.18 mg of Sodium Ascorbate. Sodium Ascorbate is the sodium salt of Ascorbic Acid (vitamin C). Being a salt, it is buffered and, therefore, less acidic than ascorbic acid unlike other Vitamin C products on the market, kaya walang hapdi sa tiyan.

Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) – para sa malakas na resistensya na walang hapdi sa tiyan at bulsa.


Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) is used to prevent and treat symptoms of Vitamin C deficiency such as scurvy and helps increase the body’s resistance from infectious diseases.
Reference: https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Sodium-ascorbate

It is recommended to take 1-2 capsules of Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) daily or as prescribed by your doctor.

You can take Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) any time. But choosing the same time each day will help you remember when to take it.

Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) is safe to take even on an empty stomach. This is because Pharex C contains Sodium Ascorbate which is a non-acidic form of vitamin C. This causes less gastric irritation and is safe and tolerable especially to those who are suffering hyperacidity.

It is always best to consult your doctor on your daily Vitamin C needs.

Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) is safe for hypertensive patients as it contains minimal sodium content. 1000mg of sodium ascorbate generally contains 111mg of sodium. Individuals who are on a low-sodium diet are generally advised to keep their sodium intake to less than 2,500mg per day.

Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) is generally safe for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers as long as it does not exceed the recommended daily limit, which is around 1,800mg - 2,000mg.

Pharex C is generally safe! However, some patients may have a reaction to any of its components and may experience hypersensitivity, vomiting and nausea.

Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) has a formulation of 568.18mg, the equivalent of 500mg ascorbic acid, which is the daily requirement of Vitamin C for an adult individual.

Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) SRP is only P6.75 per capsule and it is available in boxes of 100’s and 30’s.

Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) is manufactured by Am-Europharma Corporation, which is also one of Unilab's manufacturing facilities. Am-Europharma Corporation is one of the leading and biggest local manufacturers of ethical drugs and pharmaceutical products both branded and generic in the Philippines.

Pharex® (Sodium Ascorbate) is available at the following:


and other leading drugstores nationwide.