Optimal D3 1000*

Regular price $14.25

• Vitamin D3 deficiency is implicated in a variety of diseases, including periodontitis.
• Vitamin D3 is essential for calcium absorption and helps maintain the proper balance of calcium and phosphorus in bones.
• Vitamin D3 plays a role in calcium and bone metabolism. Vitamin D3 has been shown to function in cancer prevention, immunity and cardiovascular regulation, and plays a role in maintaining oral health through its effects on bone and mineral metabolism and innate immunity. (1)
• Deficiencies of Vitamin D3 may lead to the resorption of bone around the teeth and destruction of the periodontal ligaments that anchor the teeth to the jawbone. (2)

Recommendations:
One tablet daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

One tablet supplies:
Vitamin D3 (as cholecalciferol)………………………..1,000 IU
Other Ingredients :
Safflower oil, olive oil, gelatin, glycerin, and water.

† These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to treat, diagnose, prevent, or cure any disease. Consult a physician before taking. Should you experience any serious physical side effects from taking these nutritional supplements, discontinue and call your doctor immediately.

1. Amano Y, Komiyama K and Makishima M. Vitamin D and periodontal disease. J Oral Sci 2009 Mar; 51 (1): 11-20.
2. Jeffcoat MK, Chesnut CH. Systemic osteoporosis and oral bone loss: evidence shows increased risk factors. J Am Dental Assoc 1993 Nov; 45-56.