Nature Made Extra Strength Vitamin D3 5000 IU (125 mcg) Softgels, 180 Count for Bone Health
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Contains a 180-day supply of Nature Made Extra Strength Vitamin D3 5000IU (125 mcg), 180 softgels per bottle.
Vitamin D supports bone, teeth, muscle and immune health
This is a high dose vitamin D product for those with higher vitamin D needs and/or deficiency, as determined by a healthcare professional. Consult with your healthcare professional before use. Take one softgel daily with a meal. For easier swallowing, take with water before and during ingestion.
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.
What is Vitamin D Supplement?
If you’ve been diagnosed with a vitamin D deficiency (as determined by a simple blood test your healthcare provider can administer)—and your healthcare provider has recommended a higher dose supplement—Extra Strength Vitamin D3 might be right for you. Vitamin D3 is the body’s preferred form of vitamin D. And with 125 mcg (equivalent to 5,000 IU) of vitamin D3, this high-strength vitamin D3 supplement is specially formulated to support bone, teeth, muscle, and immune health—giving you all the vitamin D3 benefits. One easy-to-swallow softgel daily just might be the easiest way to raise your vitamin D to healthy levels.
How does Vitamin D help the immune system?
Researchers have found a significant role for vitamin D in the immune system. In fact, when we’re not getting enough vitamin D, our immune system may not function at its best. That’s why we recommend having your vitamin D level tested with your healthcare professional so that they can help you decide on the vitamin D product that is right for you
Calcium and Vitamin D
Who might need to take this product?
Those with higher vitamin D needs and/or deficiency as determined by a healthcare professional. Indoorsy people. Especially if they get less than 15-30 minutes of sunlight daily without sunscreen. Also, more than 90% of Americans have an inadequate vitamin D intake from food. So, it’s important for most people to consider a daily vitamin D supplement.
Where do we normally get this product from?
Sunlight provides the main source of our vitamin D requirements (without sunscreen). Few foods naturally contain vitamin D, such as certain fatty fish (salmon, mackerel, and sardines), fish liver oils, and egg yolks.
What dietary shortfalls does this product address?
More than 90% of Americans fall short of vitamin D and 1/3 are vitamin D deficient
Nature Made Extra Strength Vitamin D3 125 mcg (5000 IU) Softgels for Bone Health
Nature Made Vitamin D3 125 mcg Softgels are perfect for adults who have been identified as vitamin D deficient and have been recommended a higher dose supplement by their healthcare provider. Nature Made Vitamin D3 125 mcg (5000 IU) Softgels are made of vitamin D3, the body’s preferred form of vitamin D.
Nature Made Vitamin D3 5000IU (125 mcg) Softgels are perfect for adults who have been identified as vitamin D deficient and have been recommended a higher dose supplement by their healthcare provider. Nature Made Vitamin D3 5000 IU (125 mcg) Softgels are made of vitamin D3, the body’s preferred form of vitamin D. Vitamin D3 supports bone, teeth, muscle and immune health.
What is vitamin D deficiency?
Fair-skinned individuals and those who are younger convert sunshine into vitamin D far better than those who are darker-skinned and over age 50.
What are the health effects of vitamin D deficiency?
Getting enough vitamin D may also play a role in helping to keep you healthy by protecting against the following conditions and possibly helping to treat them.
These conditions can include:
- Heart disease and high blood pressure.
- Infections and immune system disorders.
- Falls in older people.
- Some types of cancer, such as colon, prostate and breast cancers.
- Multiple sclerosis.
Vitamin D—nicknamed the “sunshine vitamin” due to its ability to be absorbed by the body through sunlight—is a major player in keeping the human body healthy.
Its main job, according to the National Institutes of Health’s Office of Dietary Supplements, is to promote calcium absorption, making it necessary for bone growth and bone remodeling (when mature bone tissue is removed and new bone tissue is formed).
Read more: 9 Vitamin D Benefits You Should Know—and How to Get More in Your Diet
Calcium and Vitamin D
Calcium and vitamin D are essential to building strong, dense bones when you’re young and to keeping them strong and healthy as you age.