Doctors Best Vitamin K2 with MK-7 is a unique formula that supports bone health and soft tissue elasticity and supports calcium metabolism for maintenance of healthy bones. Vitamin K2 is essential for the body to optimally utilise calcium.
Vitamin K is a fat-soluble vitamin essential for the functioning of several proteins involved in blood clotting. Vitamin K exists in two major forms: phylloquinone (K1) and the menaquinones (K2). Phylloquinone, designated as vitamin K1, is the major dietary form in food. Menaquinones are designated as vitamin K2 and are named MK-4 and MK-7, according to the length of structurally related molecular side chains attached to the parent molecule. K2 belongs to a group of vitamin K compounds called menaquinones, which show greater bioactivity when compared to K1; K2 is also absorbed more completely, remains in the body longer and delivers more benefits for bones, blood vessels and other soft tissues.
MenaQ7® is a clinically researched, patented and pure Vitamin K2 (as MK-7).Vitamin K2 as menaquinone-7(MK-7) is a bioavailable, long-lasting, and bioactive form of Vitamin K.