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Can prenatal vitamins cause cramps?

Can prenatal vitamins cause cramps?

No.: They shouldn't cause cramping. Make sure you stay hydrated and get some exercise! ...Read more

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I've been trying to get pregnant but nothing works I even take the prenatal vitamins to help and I had cramps with no period! Why?! help:' (

I've been trying to get pregnant but nothing works I even take the prenatal vitamins to help and I had cramps with no period! Why?! help:' (

Time: The vitamins will not affect fertility, they do prevent some birth defects. Sometimes it just takes time. If you have been trying for a while certainly there are some tests to help figure things out. But likely you will be pregnant in 3-6 months. ...Read more

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5 days late, off contraceptives since last yr august, using prenatal vitamins. Tried 3x p.T! negative. Sore breast & cramps on side on and off.

5 days late, off contraceptives since last yr august, using prenatal vitamins. Tried 3x p.T! negative. Sore breast & cramps on side on and off.

You likely: Didn't ovulate this month, may have an ovarian cyst or bladder infection. With an irregular ovulation you can produce more estrogen. This in turn causes breast soreness. A upt should be pos. By the time u miss a period. Have u been ovulating; monthly bleeding generally means u are but not always. Consider ov. Predictor kit. Constipation or diarrhea? Frequent urination? It may normalize on its. ...Read more

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8 days late, p.T check nega. Sore breast and cramps but on and off. On prenatal vitamins. Off to nuva ring since last yr august. Regular period.

8 days late, p.T check nega. Sore breast and cramps but on and off. On prenatal vitamins. Off to nuva ring since last yr august. Regular period.

Might be pregnant or: While most pregnancy tests will be positive about a week after missing a period (if you are pregnant of course) sometimes it takes a bit longer so if your period does not start in a few days check again and use first morning urine (more accurate). It is not unusual for periods to be late even if not pregnant- this happens for various reasons and is usually not serious, time will tell... ...Read more

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Tried p.T on jan 9 but nega, 7days late. On prenatal vitamins. Sore breast and cramps on and off. Feel wet no period. Am I be pregnant? Wen shud take p.T?

Tried p.T on jan 9 but nega, 7days late. On prenatal vitamins. Sore breast and cramps on and off. Feel wet no period. Am I be pregnant? Wen shud take p.T?

Can try tomorrow: Home urine pregnancy tests will often turn positive a week after a missed period but are more accurate with your first morning urine, so wait til tomorrow morning and try it again. Blood tests are even more sensitive but a urine test will probably give you the answer by now. ...Read more

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Can prenatal vitamins cause nausea?

Can prenatal vitamins cause nausea?

Yes: Absolutely they can cause nausea. Be sure to take them on a full stomach, as this can help. If the nausea persists, try a different prenatal vitamin. There are many to choose from. ...Read more

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Do prenatal vitamins cause bloating?

Do prenatal vitamins cause bloating?

Prenatal vit: Some prental vitamins can have side effects like nausea, vomiting, bloating etc, it depends how you take them and what ingredients it has. ...Read more

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Can prenatal vitamins cause diarrhea?

Can prenatal vitamins cause diarrhea?

Yes: It is possible that it might be the cause if you've started taking it and nothing else has changed in your diet. ...Read more

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Can prenatal vitamins or other vitamins cause wilson disease?

Can prenatal vitamins or other vitamins cause wilson disease?

No: Prenatal vitamins taken during pregnancy offer more help than potential side-effects unless a woman already has a severe metabolic problem. Wilson disease is a metabolic problem causing an over accumulation of copper. Vitamins do not cause it. However, vitamins can contain an excess of certain minerals and may not be necessary in the non-pregnant state. ...Read more

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Do prenatal vitamins cause weight gain?

Do prenatal vitamins cause weight gain?

No: Prenatal vitamin tablets or capsules have almost no calories, so they do not cause weight gain. Children's gummy vitamins, if taken at "adult" doses, could add 40-80 calories a day to a person's total daily caloric intake. Some "vitamin" beverages have a lot of calories. ...Read more

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Can prenatal vitamins cause pregnancy symptoms?

No not that: I know of, prenatal vitamins can cause nausea in some people whether they are preg or not, but they do not cause any other sxs associated with preg. ...Read more

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Are prescription based prenatal vitamins better formulated than OTC vitamins? Do they cause less nausea? Any advantages compared to otc?

Are prescription based prenatal vitamins better formulated than OTC vitamins? Do they cause less nausea? Any advantages compared to otc?

NO, NO & NO: Prescription-based prenatals on average cost more than otc. They are not better formulated, are often more difficult to absorb & offer no advantages. Prescription or not, avoid vitamins with unnecessary additives like artificial colors & titanium dioxide. Capsules may be better than tablets. Ideally they should have folate (folic acid) as l-5-mthf.
http://pregnancy.about. Com/cs/prenatalvitamins/a/aa043000a.htm. ...Read more

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Can taking prenatal vitamins while trying to get pregnant cause your period to be late?

Unlikely: But stress of any sort, including anxiety over getting pregnant, can delay your cycle. See your doctor for a pregnancy test. Taking a pre-natal vitamin before you conceive with at least. 4 mg of Folic Acid (or folate)...Most have 1 mg. ......Is excellent! ...Read more

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I started taking Vitafusion prenatal vitamins gummies 2 weeks ago & now have a yeast infection. I haven't had one in 10 years. Is this the cause?

I started taking Vitafusion prenatal vitamins gummies 2 weeks ago & now have a yeast infection. I haven't had one in 10 years. Is this the cause?

Coincidence likely: Taking vitamins should not cause you to get a yeast infection. It is probably a timing coincidence. Unless those vitamins have something in them besides vitamins, always check the ingredients! If you're pregnant, yeast infections are common in pregnant women since they become more susceptible to them. ...Read more

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We recently decided to ttc. I started taking prenatal vitamins. Now I am having pains in my lower right stomach. Could the vitamins cause this?

We recently decided to ttc. I started taking prenatal vitamins. Now I am having pains in my lower right stomach. Could the vitamins cause this?

It's possible: Prenatal vitamins (PNV), and/or other types of vitamins, can cause stomach discomfort. Some PNV can also cause constipation which could be the cause of your discomfort. You can continue taking the same PNV to see if the problem resolves as your body gets use to them or you can try a different form of PNV. Drinking lots of fluids, especially water and getting regular exercise may be helpful. ...Read more