Colecalciferol

Strivit D3®

Strivit D3

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Colecalciferol

Strivit D3 ®

Vitamin D in a soft gel capsule, Strivit D3 is one of the simplest ways to keep levels healthy in the winter months.

Whether you need a maintenance dose or a treatment dose, Strivit D3 provides the essential vitamin in an easy to take form. You can buy Strivit D3 capsules online without the need to book an appointment with your GP.

From only £9.99 per month

Buy Strivit D3 online: the sun, captured in a soft gel capsule


The sun. It provides life to the planet, but sometimes it’s hard to remember it exists when you’re in the middle of winter in countries like the UK. It does come with some advantages though; there’s nothing like a cosy night in when the temperature drops!

It can be hard on your vitamin D levels though. Even when the sun does shine, it’s unlikely to provide much help as it isn’t strong enough to provide the body with vitamin D.

And that’s where supplements and treatments like Strivit D3 come in. Taking one supplement capsule a day can keep your levels healthy, and stronger doses can help prevent serious conditions when deficiencies are severe.

Why is it called the sunshine pill?

We should get most of our vitamin D from the sun, for free! If you live in a country close to the equator, you will likely not require vitamin D supplements as the sun is strong enough all year round to provide what you need. The next best thing is to manufacture vitamin D in a capsule, such as Strivit D3, which is why it can be referred to as a sunshine pill.

What are the benefits of taking Strivit D3?

Health! But more specifically, it can help to keep your bones, muscles and teeth in good shape, as well as lift your mood and energy if you have a vitamin D deficiency. Vitamin D deficiency has been described as an ignored epidemic, so many people in the UK are struggling without knowing the reason why.[1] Strivit D3 is one of a number of products that can greatly improve your levels and your general health as a result.

Buying Strivit D3 online

Buying Strivit D3 online from EveAdam has many advantages. We just need to ask you some questions about your health and one of our UK registered clinicians will review your answers. If Strivit D3 is a suitable option, our clinician will put together a prescription for you, and our pharmacy will dispense it. And that’s all there is to it. We’ll deliver your first package to you as early as the following working day. 

With a repeat prescription, subscribing also means you will never run out of vitamin D again, helping you to keep up the habit of taking it daily. So no waiting at the pharmacy and no having to remember to buy vitamin D, just the benefits of the sunshine pill delivered to your door.

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What you need to know about Strivit d3

Strivit D3: the basics

Strivit D3 is a vitamin D capsule that helps to maintain healthy teeth, muscles and bones. Vitamin D helps the body absorb and regulate calcium, a vital substance our bodies need. So exactly what is Strivit D3 used for?

Strivit D3 uses: what does it treat?

Strivit D3 uses: what does it prevent?

Strivit D3 dosages

What is 'IU'?

How to buy Strivit D3 online

How to take Strivit D3

The first thing to remember is to always follow your prescriber's instructions when taking the treatment dosages. This will ensure that you get the most out of the treatment while minimising the risk of side effects. Each capsule should be swallowed whole, with water. It’s recommended that you take vitamin D supplements and treatments with a meal, which helps the body process it better.

Strivit D3 dosage instructions

What should I do if I take too much Strivit D3?

What are the most common side effects for Strivit D3?

Thankfully, side effects for vitamin D products and supplements are uncommon, occurring in less than one in 100 patients, but it’s still important to know what to look for in the unlikely event that any problems do arise. If in doubt, you can always read the patient information leaflet that can be found inside Strivit D3’s packaging.

The most common side effects are hypercalciuria and hypercalcaemia. Hypercalciuria is when levels of calcium in the urine are too high, leading to the following: pain while urinating, excessive urination, decreased appetite, abdomen pain, kidney or bladder stones, urinary tract infections and urinary tract infections.

When should I seek medical attention?

What are symptoms of an allergic reaction?

Strivit D3 and dietary restrictions

If you have any dietary restrictions you should tell your clinician or pharmacy prescriber. Some capsules, for example, might not be halal or kosher, while others may not be vegan or vegetarian. Tablets, liquids or capsules may also contain lactose or gluten. If in doubt, a list of the product’s ingredients can be found on the patient information leaflet. 

Strivit capsules are halal and kosher but not gluten or lactose free, or vegetarian or vegan friendly. If this means you can’t take Strivit D3, there are many other products to choose from.

Are there different forms of vitamin D to choose from?

Food sources of vitamin D2 and D3

Getting what you need for free

Strivit D3 SAFETY INFO

Before taking Strivit D3, you should always read the patient information leaflet that comes with your treatment.

Who shouldn't take Strivit D3?

There are very few reasons why vitamin D treatments and supplements should be avoided, but it’s very important to know what they are so they can be used safely. Always tell your clinician about any conditions you have or are prone to, as well as any other medication or supplement you’re currently or have recently taken.

There are a few health conditions where you should not take Strivit D3. These include: kidney stones or disease, sarcoidosis, hypercalcaemia, hypercalciuria and allergies to any of its ingredients.

Strivit D3 and interactions with other medications

References

[1] Naeem, Z. 2010. Vitamin D Deficiency- An Ignored Epidemic. International Journal of health Sciences. U.S.A. PMC. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3068797/ [Accessed March 24th 2021].

[2] Sunyecz,J. 2008. The use of calcium and vitamin D in the management of osteoporosis. Dove Press. U.S.A. P.M.C. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2621390/ [Accessed March 24th 2021].