Acerola is an exotic fruit that is one of the highest sources of Vitamin C found in nature. Apart from its Vitamin C content, Acerola also abounds with a broad range of anthocyanins, which are powerful free radical scavengers.* NOW® Acerola Powder is a 4:1 concentrate with added Ascorbic Acid that yields 170 mg of Vitamin C per serving and tastes great!
From the FDA website: "Some scientific evidence suggests that consumption of antioxidant vitamins may reduce the risk of certain forms of cancer. However, FDA has determined that this evidence is limited and not conclusive."
As a dietary supplement, take 1 1/2 level teaspoons daily, mixed into fruit or vegetable juice, or water