- 1,000 IU's per softgel.
- Maintains calcium balance for normal function of the nervous system, bone growth and maintenance of bone density.
- Regulates cell proliferation and gene expression in a variety of epithelial cells.
- Boosts your immunity while inhibiting the development of autoimmune diseases including inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
Known as the "sunshine vitamin" and believed to be important only for bone health, vitamin D is now seen as having a critical function in maintaining the immune system throughout life.
The RDA for vitamin D is still listed as 200 IU per day. In the last few years, however this vitamin has racked up an impressive list of potential benefits including its role in the support of bone health as well as protection against some of our most debilitating disease processes.
As a result of these investigations, it is now estimated that up to 85% of the population may be deficient in this important vitamin.
†The FDA has not evaluated these statements. This information is for educational and informational purposes only, and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.