Vitamin D2 solution

1 mg/mL in ethanol, ampule of 1 mL, certified reference material, Cerilliant®

Vitamin D2 solution
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certified reference material






ampule of 1 mL




1 mg/mL in ethanol


-144.0 °C


single component solution

storage temp.




InChI key


Gene Information

human ... VDR(7421)

General description

Vitamin D2 is a form of vitamin D also known as ergocalciferol. Marketed under trade names including Deltalin, Drisdol®, and Calcidol®, vitamin D2 is often used as a vitamin D supplement for individuals with vitamin D deficiency.


This certified solution standard can be used Snap-N-Spike® as a starting material in the preparation of calibrators or controls for clinical applications or Snap-N-Shoot® in quality control testing of vitamin supplements, fortified foods or pharmaceutical preparations.

Legal Information

CERILLIANT is a registered trademark of Cerilliant Corporation
Calcidol is a registered trademark of Patrin Pharma, Inc.
Drisdol is a registered trademark of Sanofi-Aventis
Snap-N-Shoot is a registered trademark of Cerilliant Corporation
Snap-N-Spike is a registered trademark of Cerilliant Corporation

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Precautionary Statements


UN1170 - class 3 - PG 2 - Ethanol, solution

WGK Germany


Flash Point(F)

57.2 °F

Flash Point(C)

14.0 °C

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Sejal Shah et al.
The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine, 57(1), 19-23 (2015-04-16)
Vitamin D deficiency and cardiometabolic risk factors are common in obese adolescents. Observational studies demonstrate an inverse relationship among serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) and obesity, insulin resistance, and inflammatory cytokines. This pilot study explores if vitamin D supplementation could reduce...
Tom D Thacher et al.
Archives of disease in childhood, 99(9), 807-811 (2014-04-22)
To determine whether children with calcium-deficiency rickets have a better response to treatment with vitamin D and calcium than with calcium alone. Randomised controlled trial. Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Nigeria. Nigerian children with active rickets treated with calcium carbonate...
Gavin Dreyer et al.
PloS one, 9(7), e99461-e99461 (2014-07-10)
Vitamin D deficiency and endothelial dysfunction are non-traditional risk factors for cardiovascular events in chronic kidney disease. Previous studies in chronic kidney disease have failed to demonstrate a beneficial effect of vitamin D on arterial stiffness, left ventricular mass and...
Daniela Max et al.
Molecular nutrition & food research, 58(2), 343-352 (2013-08-22)
Epidemiologic data reveal associations between low serum concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) and higher risk of falls and muscle weakness. Fetal stage is critical for the development of skeletal muscle, but little information is available on the impact of maternal...
Sara Neal et al.
The Physician and sportsmedicine, 43(2), 161-168 (2015-03-24)
The large amount of scientific literature regarding vitamin D can be overwhelming and confusing. Some organizations have made specific guidelines and recommendations regarding optimal blood levels of vitamin D. In the sports medicine literature, new information about the effects of...
Improvement in LC/MS Analysis of Vitamin D Metabolites in Serum by Leveraging Column Selectivity and Effective Sample Prep
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