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Possible Interaction: Phytate and Vitamin C




Vitamin C

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

The marked inhibition of Fe absorption by phytates and the significant counteracting effect of ascorbic acid have wide nutritional implications.
The American journal of clinical nutrition  •  1989  |  View Paper
It is suggested that ascorbic acid promotes iron absorption from the diet by reducing the negative effect on iron absorption of certain ligands such as phytates and tannins present in the diet.
Human nutrition. Applied nutrition  •  1986  |  View Paper