The more pigment there is in the skin, the less vitamin D is produced by the sun, so dark skinned people, those who avoid the sun or women who wear veils, are at increased risk of deficiency.
Vitamin D may reduce muscular weakness in the elderly thus reducing the risk of falls.
Beneficial for healthy birth weight when taken during pregnancy.
Enhances mood in healthy subjects during winter. (Seasonal Affective Disorder)
Active IngredientsVitamin D (as Cholcalciferol) 1000IU
This formulation is free from artificial colouring, preservatives, sweeteners & flavours, yeast, wheat, milk, fish, gluten, lactose, sugar, sodium.
WarningsDo not take more than the dose stated on the label without consultation with a healthcare practitioner.
Caution with blood pressure medications as vitamin D may reduce drug effects.
Use with caution in patients with hypercalcemia or systemic lupus erythematosus; Do not use in sarcoidosis or hyperparathyroidism without medical supervision; High doses require medical supervision in patients with atherosclerosis and heart disease; High doses may interact with digitalis.