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i am 5-6 weeks pregnant. is it safe to take 500mg of b12 daily?

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Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
Yes: Most prenatal vitamins contain what you need for pregnancy, however. Vitamin b6 can help with nausea related to pregnancy.
Answered on May 19, 2013
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