Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

differences between children adult vitamins

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: That would be OK. You only need to take the Iron if you are deficient in Iron or if you are anemic.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lewis
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
When fully mature: I will assume you mean an adult multivitamin as vitamins come in so many different preparations. Generally, the needs an adult multivitamin is desig ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harris Lilienfeld
53 years experience Pediatrics
Age to switch: Generally can switch whe weight over 100pounds.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zoey Goore
24 years experience Pediatrics
Gummy vitamins: Most gummy vitamins are fine for kids (even if they are "adult" gummies. The biggest risk for little kids(<4) is that they are a choking hazard. ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: If he can swallow the vitamin he can certainly take it. Most of it will wash through his body and into his urine within 24 hours if his system has no ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joyce Adams
44 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Probably yes: Adult multiple vitamins are usually fine for adolescents if the child weighs at least 100 pounds. There are all kinds of forms now, including chewable ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: Vitamin dosage is based more on weight than age. Most teenagers are adult size, or nearly adult size. A young teenager under 80 pounds might not need ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Stop Flinstone vits: Most MVI's are taken once a day. Better to get better quality multivitamins that are well absorbed. At 80 pounds, you only need one tablet of a high q ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
I am not familiar: W/that brand but the word "gummy" is interesting. Please look on the label to see if the vitamins contain corn syrup, sugar, and other additives. If ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
YES: YES.
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month