Metagenics D3 5,000 + K
High-potency, bioactive vitamin D with vitamin K
D3 5,000 + K provides 5,000 IU per softgel of vitamin D (as D3), designed for greater absorption. This high-potency formula also includes bioavailable forms of vitamin K2 (menaquinone-7) to complement vitamin D.
|Serving Size||1 Softgel|
|Servings Per Container||60|
|Vitamin D (as cholecalciferol )||5,000 IU||625%|
|Vitamin K (as phytonadione USP )||20 mcg||17%|
|Menaquinone-7 (MK-7)||90 mcg||*|
Understanding vitamin D
In the past, vitamin D was thought to function primarily in bone mineralization. Today we know that "vitamin" D is actually a hormone that plays a role in numerous pathways and aspects of human health.1,2 Supplemental vitamin D can help.
Metagenics D3 5000 + K features 5,000 IU of vitamin D3—the most bioactive form of supplemental vitamin D. This high-potency formula also includes bioavailable forms of vitamin K2 (menaquinone-7) to complement vitamin D.
Why vitamin D with K
Like vitamin D, vitamin K is an essential, fat-soluble vitamin that plays a role in bone mineralization and cardiovascular health. Unlike vitamin K1, vitamin K2 is well absorbed by the body.3-5 Vitamin K, and in particular vitamin K2, is essential for calcium utilization and bone mineralization.