Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
9 Nutrition and blood
09-06-03 Vitamin C

Ascorbic Acid

  • Can be purchased from a Community Pharmacist. However, if a prescriber has particular concerns that a patient might not be able to, or is unwilling to self-care and treatment with a medication is required, then a prescription (FP10) should be considered. 

  • CUHFT only: for palliative care in combination with zinc. 

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