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prenatal vitamins overdose in children

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
IT vary: If the overdose was recent, a doctor may administer certain and supportive treatment options may include: fluids through an intravenous line (iv), i ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience Pediatrics
Better if you don't: Prenatal vitamins contain a lot of the same things, but in different quantities that are more appropriate to a mom than to a kid. They are also in fo ... Read More
Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Not a good idea: Prenatal vitamins are formulated for the needs of a pregnant woman's body. Children's bodies have different needs. Your prenatal vitamins contain su ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Hartlaub
33 years experience Preventive Medicine
Not harmful: A prenatal vitamin would not be harmful. However, if you get a good, balanced diet, you would not need it, with one exception; a supplement of 400 mic ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
One is enough: One prenatal vitamin is adequate, no reason to take two a day. If you mean can you switch brands doing pregnancy or pre conception, yes, that is not ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: If not taken as directed, it's possible.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Vitamins: Yes, but why would they?
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A non pregnant: Woman can take them but if you are not preg or breast feeding a good multi-vitamin would be better.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandon Zabukovic
18 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Prenatals can be taken at any time of day.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Valencia Porter
20 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes, but why?: That probably would not taste very good and you could get bits of vitamin stuck in your esophagus. If you have trouble swallowing capsules, look for ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take one: There are many brands of prenatal vitamins each with a slightly different compilation of vitamins. The best one to take is the one that you like. Fola ... Read More
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