Vitamin D3 | 2500IU - 650% Daily Value
For more than a century, scientists have recognized that Vitamin D3 is involved in bone health and newer research shows that Vitamin D3 deficiency is linked to a surprising number of other health conditions such as depression, back pain, cancer, both insulin resistance and pre-eclampsia during pregnancy, impaired immunity and macular degeneration.
As it becomes clear that Vitamin D3 plays a wide role in overall health, it’s becoming equally clear that a large percentage of individuals are deficient in this important nutrient
The vitamin D3 used in L-arginine Plus is the cholecaciferol form, which is derived from lanolin obtained from sheep’s wool. The sheep are not killed or harmed, the wool is sheared and lanolin from the wool is chemically altered in the lab to produce vitamin D3 or cholecaciferol. It is generally considered vegetarian but not vegan. Elements of Healthcare does not claim to be an expert in this area, this ingredient is derived from animals and each person must make their own judgement.
Side effects: Vitamin D3 has very few side effects. Extremely high doses (above 6000 IU daily) may have side effects which include weakness, fatigue, sleepiness, headache, loss of appetite, dry mouth, metallic taste, nausea, and vomiting.