A 27-year-old member asked:
Is it possible to take too many prenatal vitamin?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
6.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Anesthesiology 25 years experience
Yes: B and c vitamins are water soluble, so if you take too many, you pee them out. Vitamins a, d, e, and k are fat soluble. The build up in your system if you take too much. The fetus is sensitive to high levels of vitamin a. It can cause birth defects. So, take the recommended dose on the bottle or what your doctor tells you to take. More is not always better.
5.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 24, 2015
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