D3 5000™ contains vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) in convenient softgels. Vitamin D3 is the bioidentical form of vitamin D synthesized in the body from cholesterol, following activation by the UV rays in sunlight. This form is excellent for maintaining healthy levels of vitamin D in the body. Mounting evidence suggests roles for vitamin D not only in bone health, but also in supporting immune, neurological, musculoskeletal, cellular, and cardiovascular health.*
- Supports Bone and Dental Health*
- Supports Modulation of Immune Function*
- Supports Healthy Cell Differentiation*
- Supports Neurologic and Cognitive Health*
- Supports Musculoskeletal Comfort*
- Supports Cardiovascular Health and Healthy Blood Sugar Metabolism*
How D3 5000 Works
D3 5000 by Xymogen is the identical form of vitamin D derived in the body from cholesterol and synthesized by sunlight on the skin. Vitamin D3 has been demonstrated to be three times as potent as vitamin D2.
The active of vitamin D are formed following two sequential hydroxylation reactions in vivo. The active of D3 increase the amount of calbindin, which binds calcium in the intestine and stimulates transfer of calcium and phosphorus from the bone to the plasma.
Supports Vitamin D Repletion in Cases of Dietary Deficiency, Limited Sunlight Exposure, or Use of Depleting Therapies*
Does not contain:
Organic extra virgin olive oil (non-GMO), gelatin, glycerin, and purified water.