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Product Highlight - BLACKMORES VITAMIN D3

01 Oct 2015
BLACKMORES VITAMIN D3 – Vitamin D3 1,000 IU Capsules
• Treatment and prevention of vitamin D deficiency
• Adjuvant treatment for osteoporosis
• High-strength, 1000 IU once daily formula

References:
1. Holick MF. Vitamin D Deficiency. N Engl J Med 2007; 357: 266-81
2.
Ishijima M, Yamanaka M, Sakamoto Y et al. 27th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, 2005. Presentation number: M275 Available at: www.asbmr.org/meeting/abstracts.cfm. Accessed November 2005
3.
Bischoff HA, Stahelin HB, Dick W et al. Effects of Vitamin D and Calcium Supplementation on Falls: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Bone Miner Res 2003; 18: 343-51
4. Bischoff-Ferrari HA, Dawson-Hughes B, Willett WC et al. Effect of Vitamin D on Falls: A Meta-Analysis. JAMA 2004: 291: 1999-2006

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