Vitamin D enhances intestinal absorption and metabolism of the dietary minerals calcium, magnesium, phosphate and zinc, and therefore plays a crucial role in skeletal health.* Maintaining an adequate level of vitamin D is essential for achieving and maintaining optimal bone mineral density.*
Vitamin D also supports healthy immune system function, and recent research shows that it may play a role in normal cardiovascular function as well.*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.