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Organic Camu Camu Powder 500g


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Description

Raw Camu Camu (Myrciaria Dubai) powder supplied in a resealable foil pouch and certified organic by the Soil Association. The Camu Camu berry is another of the superfood group being exceptionally high in vitamin C.  The plant grows in the Black Water River region of the Amazonian rainforest from where it is harvested.

Country of Origin

Peru

Best Before End

December 2019

Properties

Weight for weight the camu camu berry contains 60 times the vitamin C of oranges, it is also antioxidant rich and provides a source of beta carotene, calcium, potassium and phytochemicals.

Uses

Due to its wide variety of benefits organic camu camu powder has a large number of uses, especially where large doses of Vitamin C are beneficial.
 

How to take or use Camu Camu

Camu Camu powder can be mixed with water, smoothies and similar drinks. One gram of camu camu power should be sufficient for the average sized drink. It has a sharp citrus flavour.

Nutritional Information

Typical Values per 100g

 
Energy: 400 Kcal (1673 KJ)
Fat 0.1g
Of which Saturates N/A
Total Carbohydrates 91g
Protein 2.2g
Fibre 0g
Sugars 0g
Calcium 4.3mg
Phosphorous 35.1mg
Iron 0.9mg
Potassium 71mg
Vitamin C 7920% RDA
















Precautions

If undergoing chemotherapy please consult your doctor to ensure that there is no interaction between the camu camu powder and your medication.  If pregnant or breast feeding please be aware that there is insufficient evidence regarding the safety of this product, although equally there is no evidence of adverse effects.

 
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