Blooms Vitamin D3 1000IU Capsules
Promotes Calcium absorption which is essential for building and maintaining healthy bones. Vitamin D deficiency is common in Australia particularly in the age group where osteoporosis is a risk. Vitamin D assists with the absorption of Calcium. Stronger muscles and bones can help reduce the risk of falls in the elderly and reduce fractures. Vitamin D3 is the most absorbable form of Vitamin D.
- Vitamin D3 is more effective in raising blood levels of Vitamin D than Vitamin D2
- Vitamin D3 increases absorption of Calcium whereas Vitamin D2 does not
- Vitamin D3 binds to plasma proteins and isn’t excreted as easily from the body
- Vitamin D3 in its natural oily form
Adults: Take 1 capsule daily.
Vitamin supplements should not replace a balance diet.
Cautions & Interactions
Vitamin D is contraindicated to those who have hypercalcemia and those with evidence of Vitamin D toxicity. Dosages of up to 60 mcg rarely cause adverse effects; however, dosages of over 100 mcg may cause hypercalcemia.
Pregnant and Breastfeeding
Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding should not exceed the upper tolerable limit of 3200 IU (80 mcg).