Vitamin D 5000 IU by Douglas Laboratories delivers a powerful boost of the essential nutrient. Vitamin D also known as the sunshine vitamin due to the bodys ability to absorb it from natural sunlight is an essential nutrient that participates in a wide variety of critical processes vital to the appropriate functioning of your body. Although classified as a vitamin Vitamin D acts more akin to an important regulatory hormone for the purposes of calcium and bone metabolism; sufficient levels of vitamin D are needed to ensure normal calcium absorption and the maintenance of healthy calcium plasma levels.
As revealed by extensive clinical trials the potentially detrimental effects of a vitamin D deficiency are far more diverse than poor bone development and the significant falls and breaks that may be caused by the weakening of current bone. Virtually all bodily tissues have uses for the nutrient: the brain muscles heart and immune system all have vitamin D receptors; this points to the fact that they require it to function.
Each bottle of Douglas Labs Vitamin D 5000 IU contains 100 tablets.
Douglas Laboratories is a pioneer in the field of personalized nutrition. Since its founding in 1955 Douglas Labs has been on the leading edge of nutritional technology allowing it to provide superior vitamins and other supplements. All Douglas Labs facilities meet or exceed ISO 9001 & ISO 17025 quality standards. With such attention to safety and use of only the best ingredients you can trust the products that come from Douglas Laboratories.