Vitamin D is made in the skin when exposed to ultraviolet light from the sun. Insufficient vitamin D levels can reduce the absorption of calcium by up to 50%.¹
1. Fong J et al. Can. Fam. Physician. 2012;58:158-62
Ostelin Vitamin D3 1000IU provides a daily dose of vitamin D3, the form that is naturally produced in the body. Each small, easy to swallow capsule contains Colecalciferol 25 micrograms (1000IU).
Promotes calcium absorption and is involved with bone mineralisation.
Helps keep muscles and bones strong.
Helps maintain a healthy immune system.
For infants, the most important factor in the development of a potential vitamin D insufficiency is their mother's vitamin D status. Generally, breast milk is low in vitamin D.
Infants who are breast-fed and dark-skinned may require vitamin D supplementation to maintain adequate vitamin D nutrition.