MK2-7 : Vit K2 as MK-7 90mcg Capsules
Health benefits of vitamin K2 MK-7 in bones
- Activation of osteocalcin in osteoblasts (bone cells). Osteocalcin takes calcium from the blood supply and binds it to the bone matrix.
- Activation of protein S and periostin, two proteins that also play a role in bone matrix formation
- Increased mineralization of bones
- Lower risk of fractures
- Lower risk of osteomalacia and osteoporosis
Health benefits of vitamin K2 MK-7 in blood vessels
- Activation of matrix Gla protein in the smooth muscle cells of arterial walls. Matrix Gla protein binds calcium and brings it back to blood.
- Lower risk of stiffening of arterial walls and impairment of functionality and blood flow.
- Lower risk of high blood pressure
- Lower risk of thrombosis, heart attacks, lung embolism and strokes