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Is it ok to take pragnacare max during pregnancy to get required folic acid and vitamins?am 6 weeks pregnant

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Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Yes: Congratulations. Pregancare Max is an excellent prenatal vitamin. I am impressed that it has the L-5-MTHF form of folate (folic acid) and also DHA. It is ideal to start it before you become pregnant as the folate (folic acid) is esp. important in the first 2 weeks of pregnancy but hopefully you have gotten adequate folate (folic acid) from your diet You will still benefit from starting it as soon as possible.

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