I have been deficient in vitamin D for years although I was taking oral supplements. When I began using the vitamin D drops my test results were dramatic! I went from very low to above average in a matter of months. The liquid form of vitamin D absorbed better than any other form I took and I have been able to maintain a good level with only a few drops each day.
Vitamin D Liquid by Seeking Health provides a potent 50 mcg (2,000 IU) dose of vitamin D3 per drop, in pure olive oil base. Vitamin D is essential for the normal functioning of many important systems in the body and is needed to support a healthy immune system and long-term bone health. Many do not get sufficient vitamin D3 in their diet, and the synthetic vitamin D2 that is added to dairy products is not typically well-absorbed or included in sufficient amounts. Vitamin D3 occurs naturally in fatty fish, fish oil (especially cod liver oil), egg yolks, and beef liver. Vitamin D contains cholecalciferol derived from cholesterol in sheep’s wool, making it suitable for vegetarians.*
The amount of vitamin D3 that an individual needs varies due to a variety of factors. Some factors that contribute to vitamin D deficiency include spending most of the day indoors, using sunscreen, less sunny climates, or darker skin tone (melanin blocks UVB rays, which produce vitamin D in the skin).*
Vitamin D deficiency symptoms and individuals needs for this nutrient vary depending on the individual, so we recommend consulting with a physician or qualified healthcare professional for testing prior to using a high-potency vitamin D supplement. The liquid format of Vitamin D makes it easy to tailor the dose to fit your specific needs, and may be easier to take than capsules or softgels for some individuals. Vitamin D is free from artificial fillers, flow agents, preservatives, or flavors.*
For a higher dose of vitamin D in a convenient capsule format, consider our Vitamin D3 5000 IU.
Suitable for Vegetarians
Milk, Egg, Fish, Shellfish, Tree Nuts, Peanuts, Wheat, Soy, Gluten, GMO, Artificial Preservatives
As a dietary supplement, take one drop by mouth daily or use as directed by your healthcare professional.
Children and pregnant or lactating women should consult their healthcare practitioner prior to use. Do not use if tamper seal is damaged. Do not exceed suggested use without physician consultation.
Serving Size: 1 Drop
Servings Per Container: Approx. 900
|Total Fat||0 g||<1%|
|Vitamin D3 (as cholecalciferol)||50 mcg (2,000 IU)||250%|
|DV = Daily Value|
Other Ingredients: Olive oil.
1. Who is Optimal Vitamin D Drops intended for?
Optimal Vitamin D Drops are intended for anyone who wishes to support healthy vitamin D levels. This product is perfect for individuals with low sun exposure (such as due to clothing, geographical location, and lifestyle), a diet that doesn’t include seafood, or are unable to swallow capsules.
The amount of vitamin D needed by each individual varies for a number of reasons, such as the use of sunscreen, skin tone, and climate. Because vitamin D is a fat-soluble nutrient, and dosing can vary, we recommend consulting with your healthcare provider to determine your optimal dose.*
Always talk to your doctor before considering the use of this product, especially if you have health conditions or diseases that need to be addressed or are pregnant or breastfeeding.
2. How do I take Optimal Vitamin D Drops?
As a dietary supplement, place one drop on the tongue daily or as directed by a healthcare professional. Keep in mind that one droplet provides the recommended product dosage of 2,000 IU. One full dropper contains 60,000 IU.
This product may be taken with or without food due to the fatty olive oil base. If you are in good health and get some sun exposure, consider the pulsing method and take just a few drops per week or as seasonally indicated (more time in the sun, less need for a supplement; less time in the sun, more need). Always be sure to follow your healthcare provider’s instructions first and foremost, and ask for testing to determine what your current levels are.
3. What is the reasoning for each ingredient in Optimal Vitamin D Drops?
|Vitamin D3||Provides natural vitamin D support for balanced mood, and immunity. Adequate calcium and vitamin D throughout life, along with physical activity, may reduce the risk of osteoporosis later in life.*|
Other ingredients found in Optimal Vitamin D Drops include:
- Olive oil: Liquid base.
4. What are the ingredients in Optimal Vitamin D Drops derived from?
Ingredients in Optimal Vitamin D Drops are derived as follows:
- Vitamin D is derived from lanolin in sheep’s wool.
5. Does Optimal Vitamin D Drops contain gluten, soy, or grains?
Optimal Vitamin D Drops are tested and confirmed to be gluten and soy free. It does not contain any corn or grain ingredients.
6. Is this product free from GMOs?
Testing verifies that this product is free from GMO markers.
7. Is Optimal Vitamin D Drops vegetarian/vegan?
Optimal Vitamin D Drops are sourced from lanolin in sheep’s wool, making it a vegetarian product, but not appropriate for vegans.
8. What are the possible interactions or side effects of using this product?
The side effects for Optimal Vitamin D drops may include:
- Loss of appetite
- Dry mouth
- Metallic taste
These side effects are more likely if more than the recommended dose is taken. Be cautious when dosing this product: a single drop provides the recommended dose. A full dropper provides 60,000 IU.
If you have any existing medical conditions, consult your healthcare provider before considering use of this or any product. Do not take if allergic to any ingredients in this product or if your blood calcium levels are elevated. This product might not be needed if you spent significant amounts of time in the sun.*
If you believe that you are experiencing any adverse reactions, please see your healthcare professional immediately and discontinue use. Each individual may react differently to any product or supplement. We always recommend that you consult with your healthcare professional prior to considering the use of this or any supplement, especially when pregnant or breastfeeding.
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|Cost Per Serving||$0.02|
|Storage||Store in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children.|
|Dimensions (in.)||Length: 1.25 / Width: 1.25 / Height: 4|
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Easy and gentle
I trust this brand and I never have strong reactions to Vit d. Easy just add drops and go.
exactly what i needed!