Great value and a years supply!
Great value and a years supply!
When you buy vitamin D supplements watch out for cheap brands that use D2 instead of cholecalciferol aka D3. I've done my research and D2 is poorly absorbed so much more (I've read up to 4 times as much) is needed for the same effect and taking that much could lead to Vitamin D toxicity. Stick with good ol' safe D3 and even better get some sun on your skin as much as possible and save the supplement for winter or days when you just can't get outside. Please click 'yes' if you found this helpful and click my NaturalMum link above for more reviews on natural beauty products, vitamins and supplements.
Good to take in autumin and winter to increase immunity, but the dosage is too high!
Posted by danarm on Sep 15, 2013 | Verified Purchase
This is effective, but taking 5000 IU of D3 every day will make you very sleepy and is probably excessive. Should also contain vitamin K2 - vitamin D3 should always be taken with K2. It helped my knees immensely by increasing calcium uptake in bones (however, if you don't take it with K2, the calcium will also harden artery walls). Instead of this I recommend finding a product which contains only 1000 IU or less, and which also contains K2 (and also pay attention to the form of K2).
Haven't got it
Posted by Reviewer2424998 on Jun 02, 2012 | Verified Purchase
Do not order this if you live in Norway. It will be stopped in the norwegian toll.
No difference ...
Posted by Reviewer1039935 on Nov 24, 2013 | Verified Purchase
After using this product for 2 months, my blood level for Vitamin D has not changed. Was hoping this product would have helped. It did not.
Did not work
Posted by Reviewer2203336 on Dec 04, 2010 | Verified Purchase
My husband was taking this daily... for months... just had a blood test... the doctor told us he has LOW vitamin D levels. We are switching brands in a hurry.
Did not work for me
Posted by Reviewer1694000 on Jan 24, 2014 | Verified Purchase
have been taking this for a year and my vit. D levels are still insufficient!
Posted by 5147456622146933429 on Nov 22, 2012 | Verified Purchase
Please be informed that to date, I still have not receive my order.Please advice.
Posted by 5100781031237317992 on Jan 06, 2017 | Verified Purchase
I did not the product yet :(
take with care !
Posted by Reviewer2319556 on Nov 02, 2009 | Verified Purchase
Following the advice of some doctors who write on the internet our family took doses of D3 in doses of 5,000 over a period of 2 weeks when under threat of flu and increasing to 50,000 when we were exposed to it in our vicinity. I did not catch the flu, but did have overdose symptoms of a strange variety including dry mouth, frequent urination, feeling spacey, strange visual perception, upper right gastric discomfort - and more. My 19 year old son actually began to get the flu when i recommended he take large dose to stop it in its tracks. He has been unwell for 12 days now ! Never really got the flu or fever but feels spacey and very tired. My husband remains unscathed ! Beware there are people sensitive to D. They should take it max every 2 weeks in c 2,000iu dose and then they will notice if they are sensitive and can cut down. One good thing - muscle aches disappeared ! But at a price.
Posted by 5394868189326682946 on Sep 27, 2012 | Verified Purchase
This company was very fast on delivery and very happy with price. Thank you
My order was made 40 days ago! Still waiting.
Posted by 5704001349617774750 on Jan 07, 2014 | Verified Purchase
Hi I am still waiting for this item! It is now about 40 days I ordered it. The money was taken from my account, but there is no delivery yet. Happy Christmas & Happy New Year!