Vitacost Vitamin D3 (as Cholecalciferol) Description
Ideal form of vitamin D supports maintenance of healthy bones and teeth, cellular function and proper functioning of the immune and nervous systems.*
What is vitamin D?
Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that is naturally present in very few food sources. Its functions in the body are wide ranging, from contributing to bone health to supporting immune function.*
Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) is the same form of vitamin D that the body manufactures when skin is exposed to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun. Vitamin D3 may be more than three times as effective in raising concentrations of vitamin D in the bloodstream and maintaining those levels for a longer time.*
How does vitamin D support health?
Contributes to bone strength as proper levels create optimum conditions for bone formation*
Supports proper functioning of the immune and nervous systems*
Promotes the intestinal absorption of calcium*
Supports fetal skeletal development and tooth enamel formation*
Contributes to healthy levels of phosphorus in the body*
Why choose Vitacost Vitamin D3?
Features the preferred form of vitamin D, identical to the type manufactured by the body when skin is exposed to UV sunlight.
An ideal way to obtain vitamin D, as few foods contain vitamin D in sufficient quantity to meet Daily Value levels
Provides 2,000 IU of vitamin D3 per 1-capsule serving
Contains 200 servings per bottle
Vitacost nutritional products are manufactured to high standards of quality, efficacy and safety. Each Vitacost product meets or exceeds the standards and requirements set forth in the FDA’s Code of Federal Regulation (21 CFR, 111) Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMP).
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule with food daily, or as directed by a healthcare professional.
Store in a cool, dry place.
Milk, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, crustacean shellfish, fish, soy, gluten, titanium dioxide.
These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Vitacost Vitamin D3 (as Cholecalciferol) -- 2000 IU - 200 Capsules
The next best way to give your body vitamin D is through a high quality suppliment. Our bodies are able to produce vitamin D from the summer sun, but we all need supplimental vitamin D through the winter months when we're not exposed to as much direct sunlight.
March 15, 2013