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. ***