Vitamin K-2 (100mcg) Overview
When you think about keeping your bones strong and healthy, Vitamin K probably isn’t the first nutrient you think of, but it’s vital to the formation of healthy bones. Vitamin K helps your body use calcium by enabling the production of proteins that build bones. This aids your body in fighting and preventing osteoporosis.
If your body doesn’t use and metabolize the calcium in your body correctly, it can have damaging effects. Vitamin K helps regulate calcium usage in your circulatory system, protecting your arteries and aiding heart health. NOW Vitamin K-2 uses the more active type of the two natural forms of Vitamin K, giving you more effective and longer lasting heart and bone support. So, to build stronger bones and protect your heart, add NOW Vitamin K-2 to your diet.
Vitamin K-2 (100mcg) Description from Now
Although Vitamin K is best known for its role in normal blood clotting function, recenet research has revealed Vitamin K's beneficial effects on bone and cardiovascular health. In bone tissue, Vitamin K is critical for the formation of healthy strong bone matrix. In fact, bone quality is dependent on the presence of adequate Vitamin K. Vitamin K's role in aterial health revolves around its ability to support proper calcium metabolism in vascular structures. Vitamin K2 is the most biologically active form of vitamin K. It is also the most beneficial for bone integrity, as well as for the support of aterial health. This product also includes the addition of Alfalfa which is typically known to be a rich source of vitamin K.
|Serving Size: 1 Vcap
Servings Per Container: 100
||% Daily Value**
| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
† Daily Value not established.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish, or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Other Ingredients: Cellulose (Capsule), Rice Flour, and Silica.
Take 1 capsule daily with a meal.
For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication (especially anti-coagulant drugs such as warfain, Coumadin, heparin), or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.