Vitamin K2 Market Analysis by Application, by Technology, by Region, and Segment Forecasts, 2023 - 2031 (2023)

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Mar 28, 2023 (The Expresswire) --Global "Vitamin K2 Market" research report offers an In-Depth Forecast for 2023 which is poised for significant growth, as projections indicate substantial expansion and revenue generation by 2030. Cutting-edge technologies and innovative solutions are driving the market forward, leading to increased market share. This Vitamin K2 market report offers a thorough examination of the market landscape, including major players, prevailing trends, and growth prospects for the future. Ask for Sample Report

Vitamin K2 Market research report offers updates on Business Strategies including Mergers, Acquisitions, Partnerships, R and D, Expansion Plans and Collaborations adopted by these Major Global Players,Revenue by Type (MK-7, MK-4, Other), Forecasted Market Size by Application (Powder, Oil)The global Vitamin K2 market Growth is anticipated to rise at a considerable rate during the forecast period, between 2023 and 2030. In 2023, the market was growing at a steady rate and with the rising adoption of strategies by key players, the market is expected to rise over the projected horizon. Vitamin K2 Market Forecast by regions, type, and application, with sales and revenue, from 2023 to 2030.

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TOP KEY PLAYERS Listed in Vitamin K2 Market Report :-

● Kappa Bioscience

● NattoPharma

● Gnosis


● Viridis BioPharma

● Frutarom

● DuPont Nutrition and Health

● GeneFerm Biotechnology

● Shanghai Reson Biotech

● Guangdong Goodscend

● Seebio Biotech

● Kyowa Hakko

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According to Our New Insight Research,the Industry is dominated and accounted for the major income share in 2023. Vitamin K2 Market position through developing countries, including increasing research and development investments and constant mergers and acquisitions. Vitamin K2 Market provides insight into the financial statements of all the major players along with its key developments product benchmarking and SWOT analysis. The company profile section also includes a business overview and financial information.Global Vitamin K2 Market Research Report 2023 is spread across 101 pages and provides Size, Share, Growth, and Forecast with exclusive vital statistics, data, information, trends, and competitive landscape details in this niche sector.

This Vitamin K2 Market report provides a detailed historical analysis of the global market forVitamin K2from 2016-2021 and provides extensive market forecasts from 2022-2030 by region/country and subsectors. It covers the sales/revenue/value, gross margin, historical growth, and future perspectives in the Vitamin K2 market. Moreover, the impact of COVID-19 is also a concern. Since the outbreak in December 2019, the COVID-19 virus has spread all around the world and caused huge losses of lives and the economy, and the global manufacturing, tourism and financial markets have been hit hard, while the online market/industry increased. Fortunately, with the development of vaccines and other efforts by global governments and organizations, the negative impact of COVID-19 is expected to subside and the global economy is expected to recover.

Vitamin K2 Market split by Type, can be divided into:

● MK-7

● MK-4

● Other

Vitamin K2 Market split by Application, can be divided into:

● Powder

● Oil

This Vitamin K2 Market research report covers COVID-19 impacts on the upstream, midstream and downstream industries. Moreover, this research provides an in-depth market evaluation by highlighting information on various aspects covering market dynamics like drivers, barriers, opportunities, threats, and industry news and trends. In the end, this report also provides in-depth analysis and professional advice on how to face the post-COVID-19 period. The research methodology used to estimate and forecast this market begins by capturing the revenues of the key players and their shares in the market.

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Various secondary sources such as press releases, annual reports, non-profit organizations, industry associations, governmental agencies, and customs data, have been used to identify and collect information useful for this extensive commercial study of the market. Calculations based on this led to the overall market size. After arriving at the overall market size, the total market has been split into several segments and subsegments, which have then been verified through primary research by conducting extensive interviews with industry experts such as CEOs, VPs, directors, and executives. The data triangulation and market breakdown procedures have been employed to complete the overall market engineering process and arrive at the exact statistics for all segments and subsegments.

Market segment by Region/Country including:

● North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)

● Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Russia and Spain etc.)

● Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India, Australia and Southeast Asia etc.)

● South America (Brazil, Argentina and Colombia etc.)

● Middle East and Africa (South Africa, UAE and Saudi Arabia etc.)


The Vitamin K2 Market report offers major growth drivers, restraining factors, opportunities, and potential challenges for the market. Comprehensive insights into regional developments are explained in-depth in the study. It also includes a list of major market players as well as strategies adopted by them to stay ahead of the competition. The latest industry developments such as product launches, partnerships, mergers, and acquisitions are listed in the report. The study also offers a detailed understanding of the recent COVID-19 pandemic on the Vitamin K2 market. The ongoing recession and inflation as well as their impact on the market have been assessed in our latest research report.

Some of the Key Questions Answered in the Report are:

● What are the major recent trends that can influence the product life cycle and the RoI of Vitamin K2 Market?

● Which regulatory trends at corporate-level, business-level, and functional-level strategies?

● Which micromarketing initiatives of leading players will bring in investments?

● What can be the best framework and tools for PESTLE analysis?

● Which regions will witness rise in new opportunities?

● Which are the End-User technologies being used to capture new revenue streams in the near future?

● What is the current and expected intensity of competition the market in the near future?

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Some Points from Table of Content:

Market Overview: It incorporates six sections, research scope, significant makers covered, market fragments by type, Vitamin K2 market portions by application, study goals, and years considered.

Market Landscape: Here, the opposition in the Worldwide Vitamin K2 Market is dissected, by value, income, deals, and piece of the pie by the organization, market rate, cutthroat circumstances Landscape, and most recent patterns, consolidation, development, obtaining, and portions of the overall industry of top organizations.

Profiles of Manufacturers: Here, driving players of the worldwide Vitamin K2 market are considered dependent on deals region, the key product, net edge, income, cost, and creation.

Market Status and Outlook by Region: In this segment, the report examines about the net edge, deals, income, creation, a portion of the overall industry, CAGR, and market size by locale. Here, the worldwide Vitamin K2 Market is profoundly examined based on areas and nations like North America, Europe, China, India, Japan, and the MEA.

Application or End User: This segment of the exploration study shows how extraordinary end-client/application sections add to the worldwide Vitamin K2 Market.

Market Forecast: Production Side: In this piece of the report, the creators have zeroed in on creation and creation esteem conjecture, key makers gauge, and creation and creation esteem estimate by type.

Research Findings and Conclusion: This is one of the last segments of the report where the discoveries of the investigators and the finish of the exploration study are given.

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Chapter 1 Vitamin K2 Market Overview

1.1 Vitamin K2 Definition

1.2 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size Status and Outlook (2015-2030)

1.3 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size Comparison by Region (2015-2030)

1.4 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size Comparison by Type (2015-2030)

1.5 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size Comparison by Application (2015-2030)

1.6 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size Comparison by Sales Channel (2015-2030)

1.7 Vitamin K2 Market Dynamics (COVID-19 Impacts)

Chapter 2 Vitamin K2 Market Segment Analysis by Player

2.1 Global Vitamin K2 Sales and Market Share by Player (2018-2020)

2.2 Global Vitamin K2 Revenue and Market Share by Player (2018-2020)

2.3 Global Vitamin K2 Average Price by Player (2018-2020)

2.4 Players Competition Situation and Trends

2.5 Conclusion of Segment by Player

Chapter 3 Vitamin K2 Market Segment Analysis by Type

3.1 Global Vitamin K2 Market by Type

3.2 Global Vitamin K2 Sales and Market Share by Type (2015-2020)

3.3 Global Vitamin K2 Revenue and Market Share by Type (2015-2020)

3.4 Global Vitamin K2 Average Price by Type (2015-2020)

3.5 Leading Players of Vitamin K2 by Type in 2020

3.6 Conclusion of Segment by Type

Chapter 4 Vitamin K2 Market Segment Analysis by Application

4.1 Global Vitamin K2 Market by Application

4.2 Global Vitamin K2 Revenue and Market Share by Application (2015-2020)

4.3 Leading Consumers of Vitamin K2 by Application in 2020

4.4 Conclusion of Segment by Application

Chapter 5 Vitamin K2 Market Segment Analysis by Sales Channel

5.1 Global Vitamin K2 Market by Sales Channel

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5.1.1 Direct Channel

5.1.2 Distribution Channel

5.2 Global Vitamin K2 Revenue and Market Share by Sales Channel (2015-2020)

5.3 Leading Distributors/Dealers of Vitamin K2 by Sales Channel in 2020

5.4 Conclusion of Segment by Sales Channel

Chapter 6 Vitamin K2 Market Segment Analysis by Region

6.1 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size and CAGR by Region (2015-2030)

6.2 Global Vitamin K2 Sales and Market Share by Region (2015-2020)

6.3 Global Vitamin K2 Revenue and Market Share by Region (2015-2020)

6.4 North America

6.5 Europe

6.6 Asia-Pacific

6.7 South America

6.8 Middle East and Africa

6.9 Conclusion of Segment by Region

Chapter 7 Profile of Leading Vitamin K2 Players

Chapter 8 Upstream and Downstream Analysis ofVitamin K2

8.1 Industrial Chain of Legal Management Software

8.2 Upstream of Legal Management Software

8.3 Downstream of Legal Management Software

Chapter 9 Development Trend of Vitamin K2 (2022-2030)

9.1 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size (Sales and Revenue) Forecast (2022-2030)

9.2 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size and CAGR Forecast by Region (2022-2030)

9.3 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size and CAGR Forecast by Type (2022-2030)

9.4 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size and CAGR Forecast by Application (2022-2030)

9.5 Global Vitamin K2 Market Size and CAGR Forecast by Sales Channel (2022-2030)

Chapter 10 Appendix

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10.2 Data Sources

10.3 Disclaimer

10.4 Analysts Certification


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What is the report of vitamin K2? ›

Report Summary

The global vitamin K2 market was valued at USD 54.90 million in 2019 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 24.5% over the forecast period. The letter “K” in the term Vitamin K represents the Danish word 'koagulation', which means the ability to prevent clot blood.

What is MK 7 vitamin K2? ›

Vitamin K2-7, also known as menaquinone-7 (MK-7) is a form of vitamin K that has health-beneficial effects in osteoporosis, cardiovascular disease, inflammation, cancer, Alzheimer's disease, diabetes and peripheral neuropathy.

What is vitamin K2 found in? ›

The most common food source of vitamin K2 is natto, a fermented soybean product that is regularly consumed in certain areas of Japan. Vitamin K2 is also found in some fermented cheeses such as pecorino, muenster, and camembert. It is also found in some meats and seafood such as beef liver and eel.

Who is the manufacturer of vitamin K2-7 in India? ›

Press - Synergia Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd. - a vitamin K2-7 manufacturing company in India.

What is the best source of vitamin K2? ›

These eight vitamin K2-rich foods can help you achieve a better balance in your diet.
  1. Natto. Natto is a Japanese dish made from fermented soybeans. ...
  2. Eel. Though most vitamin K2 sources are animal-based, eel offers a seafood alternative. ...
  3. Cheese. ...
  4. Beef Liver. ...
  5. Chicken. ...
  6. Butter. ...
  7. Sauerkraut. ...
  8. Egg Yolk.

What kind of vitamin K2 is best? ›

There are two main types of Vitamin K2 available for supplementation: MK-4 and MK-7. While both are forms of vitamin K2, MK-7 has been shown to be more effective than MK-4 at producing osteocaclin and reducing overall cardiovascular risk.

Does vitamin K2 reduce plaque in arteries? ›

Optimal Vitamin K2 intake is crucial to avoid the calcium plaque buildup of atherosclerosis, thus keeping the risk and rate of calcification as low as possible.

Does vitamin K2 MK-7 clear arteries? ›

Vitamin K2 MK-7 and the Activation of Osteocalcin and MGP

Taking a daily vitamin K2 MK-7 supplement is an action people can take to prevent arterial calcification. K2 has even been shown to reverse existing calcification and restore flexibility and elasticity to vessels.

Who manufactures vitamin K2 in USA? ›

Kappa Bioscience®​ AS is a leading manufacturer of pure, all-bioactive vitamin K2 MK-7 under the K2VITAL®​ brand, the reference standard for the United States Pharmacopeia - used globally as the benchmark for vitamin K2 analysis and cis/trans​ purity assessments.

Who should not take vitamin K2? ›

People with a rare metabolic condition called Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency should avoid vitamin K. People who take warfarin (Coumadin) should not take vitamin K (see “Possible Interactions”). People who are receiving dialysis for kidney diseases can have harmful effects from too much vitamin K.

Which vegetable has the most vitamin K2? ›

Best dietary sources
  • dark leafy green vegetables, such as spinach, kale, and collards.
  • lettuce.
  • turnips.
  • broccoli.
  • carrots.
  • vegetable oils.
  • blueberries.
  • grapes.
Apr 29, 2019

Does vitamin K2 reverse osteoporosis? ›

Vitamin K2 appears to protect the bones more than Vitamin K1, but too little of either is bad for the bones. Studies have shown that poor Vitamin K intake is linked to low bone mass, osteoporosis and fracture risk.

Who should not take K2 MK-7? ›

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to any single vitamin or multivitamin. Do not use this medicine if you are under 18 years old.

What is synthetic vitamin K2 called? ›

There are three forms of Vitamin K available as supplements: Synthetic vitamin K1 (phylloquinone) is the most widely known form used by the body for coagulation, synthetic vitamin K2 as MK-4 (menaquinone), and natural vitamin K2 as MK-7 (menaquinone-7).

What is the difference between vitamin K2 and K2 MK-7? ›

Among the several vitamin K homologs, only MK-7 (vitamin K2) can promote γ-carboxylation of extrahepatic VKDPs, OC, and the matrix Gla protein at a nutritional dose around RDI. MK-7 has higher efficacy due to its higher bioavailability and longer half-life than other vitamin K homologs.

What to look for when buying vitamin K2? ›

The Vitamin K2 MK-7 is derived from bacteria. It is more likely to reach the bones and liver. We know it's converted in the body to MK-4, but we don't really know how much is converted. Based on what we know currently, you should look for a supplement with BOTH Vitamin K2 MK-4 and MK-7.

Is it OK to take vitamin K2 everyday? ›

You should be able to get all the vitamin K you need by eating a varied and balanced diet. If you take vitamin K supplements, do not take too much as this might be harmful. Taking 1mg or less of vitamin K supplements a day is unlikely to cause any harm.

Does vitamin K2 thicken or thin the blood? ›

Aids in blood clotting

One of the main functions of K vitamins is to allow your blood to clot. In fact, the “K” in vitamin K is in reference to the German word “koagulation,” which translates to “coagulation” or the ability to clot (or thicken) blood.

What form of vitamin K2 is best for osteoporosis? ›

High-dose vitamin K2, in the form of MK-4, has been used in Japan for decades as a treatment for osteoporosis. Human trials have shown that daily intake of 45 mg of vitamin K2 (MK-4) maintains or increases bone density and cuts the risk of fractures.

How much K2 is in an egg? ›

Ironic that eggs were once demonized as one of the main foods to avoid in a 'heart healthy' diet, pasture raised eggs are a rich source of Vitamin K2 with around 32.1mcg per yolk, which of course contributes to heart health via calcium modulation mechanisms.

Does vitamin K2 affect blood pressure? ›

Essentially, vitamin K2 activates the proteins that keep calcium in the bones and out of the arteries, preventing it from sticking to arterial walls, limiting blood supply, and increasing blood pressure.

How long does it take for K2 to clean arteries? ›

In the groups receiving high-dose vitamin K1 or K2 (MK-4), not only was there no further arterial calcium accumulation, there was a 37% reduction of previously accumulated arterial calcification after six weeks. After 12 weeks, there was a 53% reduction in accumulated arterial calcium deposits.

What is the best vitamin for hardening of the arteries? ›

Vitamin C helps vitamin E work better in your body. It also improves the way your arteries work. Together, these two vitamins help protect your arteries from oxidized cholesterol. They also help your arteries relax and open up more.

How much vitamin K2 to unclog arteries? ›

A subgroup analysis of the study observed that vitamin K2 MK-7 (720 µg/day) and D (25 µg/day) supplementation for two years helped slow the progression of coronary plaque development in individuals at high risk of developing coronary artery calcification with no prior identified ischemic heart disease.

Does vitamin K2 stop calcification? ›

In contrast, vitamin K2 is associated with the inhibition of arterial calcification and arterial stiffening. An adequate intake of vitamin K2 has been shown to lower the risk of vascular damage because it activates matrix GLA protein (MGP), which inhibits the deposits of calcium on the walls.

Does vitamin K2 help with wrinkles? ›

Vitamin K2 may prevent wrinkles and reverse aging

Skin cells appear to release matrix-GLA protein to prevent calcification of elastin in the skin. One study looked at a genetic disorder where premature aging occurs. It found that elastin is calcified due to the lack of Vitamin K2 activated matrix-GLA protein.

Does vitamin K2 form blood clots? ›

Vitamin K likely plays an important role in blood clotting and promoting good heart and bone health. Some research suggests that K2 may be superior to K1 in some of these functions, but further research is needed to confirm this. For optimal health, focus on increasing food sources of both vitamin K1 and K2.

How much vitamin K2 is best? ›

How much vitamin K2 do you need a day? Adults should ensure they are getting between 100 and 300 micrograms of vitamin K2 per day. Children under 12 need just 45 micrograms per day. People with particular medical conditions may need more, as recommended by their doctor.

How much vitamin K should you take for osteoporosis? ›

Vitamin K helps promote strong bones by binding calcium and other minerals to the bone. The recommended intake of vitamin K is 120mcg a day for men, 90mcg for women. Postmenopausal women may be advised to take 180mcg daily, but check with your doctor. Vitamin K in high doses can cause flushing and sweating.

Are all K2 vitamins the same? ›

Two forms of vitamin K2 are typically found in supplements: MK-4 (synthetic) and MK-7 (natural, from natto). There are significant differences between them: in paticular, MK-7 has a longer half-life, so a smaller dose can be used. Two newer forms of MK-7 are available that are synthetic.

Is vitamin K2 hard on the liver? ›

There is no evidence that vitamin K supplementation, in physiologic or even higher doses, causes serum enzyme elevations, liver injury or jaundice.

Is K2 bad for kidneys? ›

Key Messages: CKD population are at risk of vitamin K deficiency. Supplementation of vitamin K2 is safe and improves the serum markers of its deficiency.

Can too much vitamin K2 be harmful? ›

Abnormal clotting is not related to excessive vitamin K intake, and there is no known toxicity associated with vitamin K1 or vitamin K2 (see Toxicity). Some oral anticoagulants, such as warfarin (Jantoven, formerly known as Coumadin), inhibit coagulation by antagonizing the action of vitamin K.

Are avocados high in vitamin K? ›

Avocados: Avocados are high in vitamin K, although the amount varies from avocado to avocado. Vitamin K content in guacamole can varies even more.

What does vitamin K2 do for hair? ›

Vitamin K2, to be specific, is crucial to preventing scalp calcification, which is when calcium builds on the scalp and prevents hair growth. Vitamin K2 helps us regulate our calcium intake and maintain a healthy scalp.

Which cheese has the most K2? ›

The highest levels of vitamin K2 are found in Raclette, Vacherin Fribourgeois and Emmentaler. The consumption of Swiss cheese can cover an average 13–17% of the daily vitamin K requirement. Traditional cheese dishes such as raclette and fondue actually provide amounts in excess of the daily requirement.

Does K2 deplete calcium? ›

These are a few cardiovascular diseases which can be caused by arterial calcification, especially of the major blood vessels such as the aorta. Vitamin K2 is effective in reducing the levels of calcium available in the blood, thereby decreasing the rate of deposition in vascular structures [6].

What happens when you start taking vitamin K2? ›

It contributes to skin health and bone metabolism, promotes proper brain function and prevents heart-related diseases. Furthermore, vitamin K2 is important in the body's use of calcium to help build bones and to inhibit blood vessel calcification. Vitamin K2 is found in animal foods and preserved foods.

Why you shouldn t take vitamin D without K2? ›

Increasing one's intake of vitamin D without enough vitamin K can cause an increase in calcium levels without the ability to use it effectively, which raises the risk of depositing calcium in arteries and soft tissue. This is dangerous because it can lead to heart disease, heart attack and even stroke.

Does vitamin K2 interfere with thyroid? ›

No interactions were found between levothyroxine and Vitamin K2.

What are side effects of vitamin K2? ›

Side Effects
  • Decreased appetite.
  • decreased movement or activity.
  • difficulty in breathing.
  • enlarged liver.
  • general body swelling.
  • muscle stiffness.
  • paleness.
  • yellow eyes or skin.
Feb 1, 2023

Can too much vitamin K cause blood clots? ›

Since the primary deficiency disease associated with vitamin K is bleeding due to impaired blood clotting, it is often thought that high intake of vitamin K may increase thrombosis risk. This is evidently not true.

How can I get vitamin K2 naturally? ›

Vitamin K2 is only found in animal foods and certain fermented dishes. Small amounts are also produced by your gut bacteria ( 10 ). Natto, a Japanese dish made from fermented soybeans, is one of the best sources of vitamin K2. Other good sources include meat, liver, and cheese ( 11 ).

What is the best form of vitamin K2 to take? ›

There are two main types of Vitamin K2 available for supplementation: MK-4 and MK-7. While both are forms of vitamin K2, MK-7 has been shown to be more effective than MK-4 at producing osteocaclin and reducing overall cardiovascular risk.

What is the most absorbable form of vitamin K2? ›

Compared to vitamin K1 (phylloquinone), K2-7 is absorbed more readily and is more bioavailable.

Can MK-7 vitamin K2 clot blood? ›

MK-7 supplementation at recommended dosage does not affect vitamin K-dependent coagulation factors' coagulation activity, and does not enhance the carboxylation of prothrombin in healthy individuals.

What is the normal level of vitamin K2? ›

The reference range of vitamin K is 0.2-3.2 ng/mL, but impaired blood clotting has been associated with levels below 0.5 ng/mL by one source.

How much vitamin K2 per day is safe? ›

Adults should ensure they are getting between 100 and 300 micrograms of vitamin K2 per day. Children under 12 need just 45 micrograms per day. People with particular medical conditions may need more, as recommended by their doctor. There are no known serious side effects from taking too much vitamin K2.

What are the symptoms of low vitamin K2? ›

Since vitamin K is responsible for blood clotting, a vitamin K2 deficiency manifests itself in very heavy bleeding in injuries. Vitamin K2 deficiency is also noticeable through nosebleeds, bleeding of the mucous membranes and bruises. In the case of a vitamin K2 deficiency, bruises can be caused by a slight pressure.

What happens if you take vitamin K2 everyday? ›

When taken by mouth: The two forms of vitamin K (vitamin K1 and vitamin K2) are likely safe when taken appropriately. Vitamin K1 10 mg daily and vitamin K2 45 mg daily have been safely used for up to 2 years. It's usually well-tolerated, but some people may have an upset stomach or diarrhea.

Does vitamin K2 affect kidneys? ›

Vitamin K2, on the other hand, plays a predominant role in bone development, vascular protection, metabolic, liver and renal diseases. In this regard, vitamin K2 is needed for the synthesis of osteocalcin in the bone and matrix GLa protein in the cartilage and in the blood vessels wall.

How much vitamin K2 to reverse calcification? ›

A daily K2 dosage of 75–120 µg, a range encompassing the recommended dose in many countries, provides adequate osteocalcin activation. A dose of 375 µg per day, however, may provide more efficient osteocalcin activation and, therefore, better utilisation of available calcium for bone building.

Does vitamin K2 increase risk of blood clots? ›

Since the primary deficiency disease associated with vitamin K is bleeding due to impaired blood clotting, it is often thought that high intake of vitamin K may increase thrombosis risk. This is evidently not true.

Does K2 help your eyes? ›

But despite little available research, vitamin K2 is essential to eye health because it prevents excessive vascular calcification that can cause age-related stiffness and atherosclerotic plaques that form in the blood vessels of the heart, kidneys, and retina.


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