Calcium and Phosphorus Metabolism
DR CHOL D3
Pack: 20 Sachets of 1 gm each.
Cholecalciferol plays an essential role in protecting bones by helping the body absorb calcium. It is vital for the proper growth and development of the body. It enhances the Calcium absorption from the intestines.
Each soft gelatin capsule contains Cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3) 60000 IU Q.S
Vitamin D3 is also called Cholecalciferol. 7 -Dehydrocholesterol is the precursor of vitamin D3 and only forms the vitamin after being exposed to UV radiation. In the liver, it gets metabolized into an active metabolite named calcitriol. Calcitriol stimulates the absorption of phosphate and calcium from the small intestine and regulates calcium and phosphate homeostasis in body Vitamin D is a prohormone.
Vitamin D3 plays a vital role in protecting bones by helping the body absorb calcium. Vitamin D along with calcium is used to treat or prevent bone loss (osteoporosis). It is also used in kidney disease to keep calcium levels normal and allow healthy bone growth.
At regular dose, Vitamin D3 does not cause any harm to the body.