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A 21-year-old female asked:

will taking prenatal vitamins increase my chances of getting pregnant faster?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Vikas Merchia
Obstetrics and Gynecology 9 years experience
No: Prenatal vitamins don't help you get pregnant. They are most helpful for Folic Acid supplementation which will help reduce neural tube defects, especially if started 4-8 weeks prior to conception.
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
No.: It will prevent your risk of complications.

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A 25-year-old member asked:

What are the proven advantages of taking prenatal vitamins when I am not planning on getting pregnant?

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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vitamins: If you need a vitamin supplement to your diet. Other vitamins would provide a better balance if not preg or planning preg.
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A 18-year-old female asked:

If I have been taking prenatal vitamins since last month are my chances of getting pregnant this month increased?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 73 years experience
No: Vitamin therapy does not work that way

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