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Wellkid Vitamin D Soft Jellies are a Vitamin D supplement for kids. Flavoured with a natural strawberry flavour and are suitable for vegans.
These tasty chewy jellies come shaped as popular TV characters including Peppa Pig (400 IU) for ages 3 to 7, and Captain America’s shield (500 IU) for ages 7 to 11.
Vitamin D is vital for the development of bones and for contributing to the normal function of the immune system, and is crucial for developing strong bones..
A lack of Vitamin D can result in rickets in children, as well as a lack of bone density in adults which may cause falls and even bone fractures.
Vitamin D is also thought to prevent some diseases such as the flu, multiple sclerosis, heart disease and depression.
There are a few foods which contain vitamin D, such as:
Some foods may be fortified with vitamin D, such as spreads, cereals and plant-based milk substitutes, such as soya milk.
During colder months (October – March), we may need to take a Vitamin D supplement as we are probably not getting enough Vitamin D from sunlight. In this circumstance, a Vitamin D supplement can give the body the necessary amount of Vitamin D it needs to keep healthy.
Some studies suggest that there are some people, such as people with dark skin, who may not be getting enough Vitamin D during the summer and should therefore think about taking a Vitamin D supplement all year round.
It’s also recommended that children aged 1 to 4 should have a Vitamin D supplement all year round. Babies that drink formula will not need additional supplements as formula is already fortified.
One Wellkid Vitamin D Soft Jelly should be taken each day. Do not eat more than one a day.
They are not intended to be taken whole like a regular tablet. The jellies are soft, chewable and flavoured with a natural strawberry flavour.
It's important to speak to your family doctor before giving your child health supplements, especially if your child is taken any other medication.
Your doctor can advise which supplements are most suitable for your child, and inform you how you can prevent a vitamin D deficiency and complications associated with it.
Vitamin D is unlikely to cause side effects, though that doesn't mean they don't occur.
The following are side effects reported for vitamin D from NICE.
Common side effects:
Uncommon side effects:
Do not give your child Wellkid Vitamin D Soft Jellies if they are allergic to any of the ingredients listed on the label. If you are unsure, speak to your family doctor.
Signs of allergic reaction include:
Always speak to your doctor before giving your child health supplements. Especially if they are already taking medicines.
Do not take Wellkid Vitamin D past the expiry date printed on the packaging. The date refers to the last day of the month. For example, "EXP: 03/2025" means the 31st of March 2025.
Always store medicines and vitamin supplements out of reach from children and pets.
Never share medicines or health supplements with others.
If you forget to take your daily dose of Wellkid Vitamin D Soft Jellies, take one when you remember. If you are due for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue to take your next dose as usual. Never ‘double dose’ (take two tablets at once to make up for a missed dose).
If your child takes more than the recommended daily allowance of Vitamin D, consult a health professional immediately. Keep the packaging and any remaining medication so you can notify doctors exactly what and how much was taken.
If your child is on other medication or health supplements, it’s always best to speak to your family doctor or a pharmacist before giving them Wellkid Vitamin D Soft Jellies.
Wellkid is available in two shapes; Peppa Pig and Marvel. They contain different amounts of vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) and are intended for different age ranges.
Wellkid Peppa Pig vitamin D are intended for children aged between 3 and 7. They contain 400 IU of vitamin D3.
Wellkid Marvel vitamin D are intended for children aged between 7 and 14. They contain 500 IU of vitamin D3.
Wellkid Vitamin D is intended for children. For adults, there are a range of vitamin D supplements available from pharmacies, supermarkets and health food shops. You should always speak to your doctor before taking health supplements, especially if you are taking other medicines.
According to NICE, there is no evidence to suggest that taking vitamin D supplements can prevent or treat Covid-19.
You can buy Wellkid Vitamin D Soft Jellies online from Prescription Doctor’s UK based pharmacy. Click here to view our collection of healthcare supplements.
According to the British Associated of Dermatologists (BAD), sunscreen may slightly decrease vitamin D levels though it's unlikely that the use of sunscreen will drastically increase the risk of vitamin D deficiency.