Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that is essential for maintaining the mineral balance in the body. This nutrient can be synthesized in the skin upon exposure to ultraviolet-B (UVB) radiation from sunlight. When exposure to UVB radiation is insufficient, adequate intake of vitamin D from the diet is essential for health. Vitamin D supports the function of the immune system, and contributes to bone and teeth health, muscle strength and helps reduce the risk of falling in the elderly. Vitamin D can be formulated for all applications.
Vitamin D supports a healthy immune system. ampli-D® is a 3x faster and more effective form of vitamin D.1
dsm-firmenich offers Vitamin D in a variety of forms such as spray-dried powder, beadlet form, liquid or crystal. Each form has proven stability, bioavailability and performance across all applications.
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The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), which provides scientific advice to assist policy makers, has confirmed that clear health benefits have been established for the dietary intake of vitamin D in contributing to:
These health claims are authorized in the EU with specific conditions of use.