Product Code: 3403
Did you know that 1 in 5 people have low levels of vitamin D in the UK? Vitamin D supplements are a convenient way to top up your levels of this important vitamin. Our delicious orange flavoured Vitamin D3 Drops with Vitamin K2 are an easy way to ensure you’re getting the full benefits of vitamin D, each serving (3 drops) of this vitamin D supplement provides you with 1000iu of vitamin D3, as well as 45µg of vitamin K2.
Why use the vitamin forms D3 and K2? – We use D3 in all our vitamin D supplements as it is the body’s preferred form being the same form as is naturally produced by the body in response to sunlight. Vitamin K2 as MK-7 form is known to be the most effective and to last the longest within the body compared to other forms.
Why include vitamin K? – Vitamin K contributes to the maintenance of normal bones, working with vitamin D3 to ensure that calcium is not only absorbed, but sent to our bones where we need it the most. This is very important when it comes to the blood vessels, as vitamin K2 and D3 may help to slow the calcification of the arteries.
What are the benefits of vitamin D? – Vitamin D has a number of recognised health benefits Vitamin D supports the normal function of the immune system, muscles, maintenance of normal bones and has a role in the process of cell division.
Who should take vitamin D and vitamin K? – Previously recommended just to certain groups deemed to be at risk, Public Health England now recommends everyone takes vitamin D supplements. Vitamin K2 is often taken by those wanting to support the maintenance of normal bones, such as postmenopausal women.
Vitamin D contributes to numerous biological functions in the body, including:
• normal function of the immune system
• maintenance of normal muscle function
• maintenance of normal bones, as well as normal utilisation of calcium and phosphorous
• vitamin D also has a role in the process of cell division
Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) is the preferred form of supplemental vitamin D as this is the form produced by the skin in response to sun exposure.
Vitamin K is needed for the maintenance of normal bones.
D3 Drops with K2 provides vitamin K2 as MK-7, a highly effective form of K2.
D3 Drops with K2 is a pleasant tasting liquid formula with a natural orange flavour, which allows flexible dosing.
3 drops typically contain:
Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) (25µg) 1000 iu
Vitamin K2 (menaquinone-7/MK-7) 45 µg
Vitamin E (d-alpha tocopherol)
Natural orange flavour