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Is it ok to take prenatal vitamins at night

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
Maybe iron.: Prenatal vitamins have more iron in them than regular vitamins which may be upsetting your stomach. You could taking the vitamin as half after breakf... Read More

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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harris Cohen
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Yes!: Prenatal vitamins are a safe way to ensure your body is receiving essential vitamins and Folic Acid -- you can take daily without regard to your month... Read More
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 49 years experience
Yes!: None of constituents of the prenatal vitamins pose any harm. In fact the extra Folic Acid and b6 may help you in ways you are unfamiliar with. Lower... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: It's actually better to take them before pregnant to prevent birth defects.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
YES: It is perfectly safe to take prenatal vitamins any time until menopause (after menopause it is best to avoid taking vitamins with iron). Most prenatal... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
PN vitamins: The amounts of vitamins and nutrients in "pre-natal vitamins" are in excess of daily requirements for non-pregnant individuals. The iron content is n... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Not best plan...: Some vitamins are not safe in pregnancy in high doses. For this reason its best to avoid regular adult vitamins because the dose may be too high. T... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
No: That is an extremely high dose of vitamin d. More recent studies have suggested that these high doses are not warranted or advisable. Discuss with you... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Ideally with 5-MTHF: Most prenatals are fairly similar but there's a subtle yet important difference. About 30% of people can't convert Folic Acid to its active form, l-5-... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
A non pregnant: Woman can take them but if you are not preg or breast feeding a good multi-vitamin would be better.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 56 years experience
When pregnant: When they are pregnant . But you should start taking Folic Acid before pregnancy begins.
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