vitamin D3


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cho·le·cal·cif·er·ol

(kō'lē-kal-sif'er-ol),
Probably the vitamin D of animal origin found in the skin, fur, and feathers of animals and birds exposed to sunlight, and also in butter, brain, fish oils, and egg yolk. Synonym(s): vitamin D3
Synonym(s): calciol

vitamin D3

A vitamin synthesised in the skin upon exposure to ultraviolet light.

vitamin D3

Cholecalciferol A vitamin is synthesized in the skin from 7-dehydrocholesterol on exposure to UV light; vitamin D2 is obtained only from the diet; vitamins D2 and D3 are metabolized to 25-hydroxy vitamin D in the liver and then to the active 1,25 dihydroxy form in the kidney. See Rickets, Vitamin D deficiency, Vitamin D intoxication.

cho·le·cal·cif·er·ol

(kō'lĕ-kal-sif'ĕr-ol)
The vitamin D of animal origin found in the skin, fur, and feathers of animals and birds exposed to sunlight, and also in butter, fish oils, and egg yolk.
Synonym(s): vitamin D3.
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When comparing the serum level of Vitamin D3 in the study and control group in accordance with age, gender and a history of some underlying conditions, no statistically significant variation was observed.
In vitamin D dearth players, vitamin D3 may grow athletic accomplishment, athletic execution might hit the most elevated moment that 25-hydroxy-vitamin D status change in the direction of those achieved by usual, full body, summer sun exposure, which is least 50 ng/ml [67].
A total daily intake of vitamin D3 of 4,000 IU has been shown to reach a serum level of 30 ng/mL in 92% of patients 65 years and older.
Results of the trial showed that treatment with vitamin D3 did not alter the rate of first treatment failure during 28 weeks (28% [95%CI, 21%-34%] with vitamin D3 vs 29% [95%CI, 23%-35%] with placebo; adjusted hazard ratio, 0.9 [95%CI, 0.6-1.3]).
Compared with zein nanoparticles, the zein-CMCS nanocomplex better protects vitamin D3 against the gastrointestinal environment after its release.
Level 4 contains human serum that has been fortified with 3-epi-25 OH Vitamin D3. This compound was completely detected by LC-MS/MS methods and some immunoassays.
Vitamin D3 plays an important role in maintaining overall health because it is necessary for the following:
They added either an active form of vitamin D3 called lalpha,25--dihydroxyvitamin D3 or an active form of the omega-3 fatty acid DHA called resolvin D1 to some of the cells to measure the effect they had on inflammation and beta amyloid absorption.
Low cholesterol levels are further associated, according to Blood Detective interpretation, with low vitamin D3 levels, low or low normal testosterone and increased need for antioxidants.
The Vitamin D3 Gummies are available in a 60-count bottle with an SRP of $13.45.
"Most milk products available in the UAE are not sufficiently fortified with Vitamin D3 but having said that, consumption of fortified milk alone cannot cure deficiency for sure," said Dr Afrozul Haq, Senior Clinical Scientist, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC).
Linwoods has added vitamin D3, know as 'the sunshine vitamin', to the new blend and just 30g daily of Linwoods Milled Flax, Probiotic and Vitamin D provides 1000/0 RDA of vitamin D.

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