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I heard that consuming dha supplement after 20 weeks pregnancy can cause excessive bleeding during labor. is it true? when should i stop taking it?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

There are many DHA supplements in the form of prenatal vitamins which are recommended for pregnant women. When taken at recommended dose the increase risk of bleeding is not generally a concern

Answered May 16, 2015

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Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy answered

Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology

May take this throughout pregnancy and nursing

Answered May 16, 2015

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