What Is It?
This is a convenient, neutral-tasting micillized liquid vitamin D3 that provides an optimal absorbtion while maintaining a good daily value balance. BrainChild nutritionals staff and parents feedbacks have found that moderate amount of vitamin D3 per drop tend to provide adequate nutritional support. We believe that a gentle supplementation approach used in conjuction with other supplements will better support the whole body.
How common Vitamin D Deficiency is ?
Vitamin D deficiency is a highly prevalent and is present in approximately 30% to 50% of the general population. A growing body of data suggests that low 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels may adversely affect many health asspects. To read more click here.
Is it a balanced vitamin D3?
Yes, the Upper Level (UL) limit recommended for vitamin D is 4000 IU per day. However, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has suggested that vitamin D toxicity is unlikely at daily intakes below 10,000 IU/day. BrainChild Nutritionals Micillized vitamin D3 provides 400 IU's per drop. We recomend to take one to two drops a day. As parents ourselves we would like to warn parents about giving mega doses of vitamin D3.
Too much vitamind D3 bad?
Excessive consumption of vitamin D can lead to the over calcification of bone and the hardening of blood vessels, kidney, lungs and heart. The most common symptoms of hypervitaminosis D are headache and nausea but can also include loss of appetite, dry mouth, a metallic taste, vomiting, constipation, and diarrhea. BrainChild Nutritionals approach is a complete whole body and it's overall eating pattern. This is what we believe is the most important in disease prevention and achieving good health***.
***AS WITH ANY DIET CHANGE OR DIETARY SUPPLEMENT PLEASE CONSULT A CERTIFIED HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONER. THE ABOVE STATEMENTS ARE OPINIONS AND ARE NOT MEDICAL ADVICES. ***
Serving Size: 1 Micillized drop ________
Other Ingredients: Purified water, glycerin, polyethoxylated castor oil, natural orange mango flavor, potassium sorbate, and citric acid.
Dose: one to two drops with 3-4 oz of water, 1-2 times a day with meals. As with any dietary or herbal supplement, you should advise your health care practitioner of the use of this product. If you are nursing, pregnant, or considering pregnancy, you should consult your health care practitioner prior to using this product.
The micelle drops can be mixed in water or other beverage.