Vitamin K2 by AOR
Vitamin K2 is necessary for cardiovascular as well as bone and liver health and is more effective for these health concerns than vitamin K1 (found in plants).
MK-4 and MK-7 are the two most popular and effective types of vitamin K2. MK-4, the active form of K2 utilized by the body has been employed clinically in Japan for many years with positive results. MK-7 has also exhibited good results in low sustained release dosages. Vitamin K2 by AOR delivers a blend of MK-4 and MK-7 in 50/50 ratio for best results.
The newest and now leading application for vitamin K2 is bone health. Along with vitamin D, vitamin K is crucial for good calcium absorption and use in bone. Vitamin K2 is also responsible for protein synthesis regulating bone growth. It has been proven to diminish osteoporotic fractures and improve the quality of bone.
Cardiovascular health also benefits from vitamin K supplementation. It is a blood clotting element and with low amounts, the risk of bruising and excess bleeding is increased.
Vitamin K increases calcium absorption into the bones from the bloodstream inhibiting arterial calcification and enhancing blood vessel function and heart health.
Vitamin K2 is an outstanding addition to prescribed osteoporosis medication and is necessary for anyone using calcium supplements.
Those with a family history of cardiovascular disease, arterial calcification, osteoporosis or those who bruise and bleed easily may benefit from taking vitamin K2.
Vitamin K2 by AOR contains both MK-4 and MK-7 to help your bones utilize calcium in a more effective manner. Vitamin K2 can help to normalize blood clotting, preventing excessive bruising or bleeding and also supports cardiovascular health.