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Does prenatal vitamins help with fertility and does it help u conceive faster?

Does prenatal vitamins help with fertility and does it help u conceive faster?

Prenatal Vitamins: Prenatal vitamins do not increase fertility. Taking prenatal vitamins while trying to conceive will ensure that adequate nutrients like Folic Acid are available to the baby during the earliest stages of development. ...Read more

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How long does magnesium supplements take to work?

How long does magnesium supplements take to work?

Magnesium Tablets: Magnesium is the relaxation mineral, as compared to calcium, which is the contraction mineral for muscles. I.V. magnesium starts working immediately. Oral magnesium has to be absorbed in the G.I. tract, which would vary person to person. Keep in mind that it can vary up to 8 fold from person to person how much magnesium a person needs, as well. ...Read more

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How long does it take for vitamins and minerals supplements to start taking effect?

How long does it take for vitamins and minerals supplements to start taking effect?

Varies with each: It is very variable and dependent on the blood levels, disease state due to deficiency and other co existing medical conditions and if these are taken orally, or by injections.Each vitamin and mineral is different, some are taken as supplement without any medical condition or deficiency documentation as these are available over the counter and some are large doses and prescription for deficiency. ...Read more

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What does prenatal plus 27 do? Can u get pregnant using prenatal vitatmins

What does prenatal plus 27 do? Can u get pregnant using prenatal vitatmins

???????????????????: Prenatal vitamins will not make u get pregnant but if u are trying to get pregnant u should be taking prenatal vitamins and extra folic acid. ...Read more

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How much time can you wait until i start taking prenatal vitamins? What exactly is prenatal vitamins how does this help the baby?

How much time can you wait until i start taking prenatal vitamins? What exactly is prenatal vitamins how does this help the baby?

Start as soon: as you are pregnant. The prenatal vitamins supplement both mother and baby's nutrition and replaces any vitamins which may be lost during pregnacy. Most are fortified with extra iron for both mother and baby. ...Read more

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How long does it take for vitamins and minerals supplemennts to start taking effect?

How long does it take for vitamins and minerals supplemennts to start taking effect?

Effect vs noticing: I agree with dr. Khanna that the vitamins and minerals you take will start working immediately. But it may take several weeks or months for you to notice clear results in terms of energy or other symptoms. Keep at it; keep educating yourself; work with your doctors -- and sometimes educate them too! all of us can learn something from each other. :-). ...Read more

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Does prenatal vitamins help with acne?

Does prenatal vitamins help with acne?

No: Your mainstay of treatment is topical benzoyl peroxide; if this fails after two weeks, get a prescription from your physician. Acne is a serious, chronic disease that can be managed until it eventually remits on its own. You deserve effective treatment. ...Read more

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How does a multimineral supplement work?

How does a multimineral supplement work?

Replenishment: Multimineral supplements replenish minerals that are depleted in your body. Please be aware though, that not all of these are safe, nor do all contain in the pills what's listed on the labels. Some companies have their products independently tested, and you can review results via sites like https://www.Consumerlab.Com/ "miracle mineral solution" hasan fda warning: http://tinyurl.Com/2axfcx3. ...Read more

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How do I decide which prenatal vitamin to take?

How do I decide which prenatal vitamin to take?

All the same: The extra vitamins, minerals and iron that are required during pregnancy are all available in the appropriate amounts in any over the counter adult multivitamin. There is nothing extra special or better about a prenatal. A higher price does not mean it is better for you. ...Read more

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Can anyone take prenatal vitamins?

Can anyone take prenatal vitamins?

A non pregnant: Woman can take them but if you are not preg or breast feeding a good multi-vitamin would be better. ...Read more

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How can I get pregnant?Will prenatal vitamins or vitex boost fertility?

How can I get pregnant?Will prenatal vitamins or vitex boost fertility?

Timed intercourse: The most efficient way to get pregnant is to have intercourse around the time of ovulation. Prenatal vitamins contain Folic acid which can decrease the risk of certain birth defects but they do not make you more fertile. ...Read more

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How do vitamins and minerals interact to maintain bone health?

How do vitamins and minerals interact to maintain bone health?

Many ways: In many ways but a key one is bones are made of minerals (calcium, magnesium etc.) & collagen; vitamins are essential to absorb minerals & build collagen. We can't absorb calcium without vit. D &a. Vit. K directs calcium to our bones (instead of arteries/soft tissues). Vit c supports collagen production. See osteoporosis-treatment. ...Read more

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How long do multivitamin tablets take to start working?

How long do multivitamin tablets take to start working?

Define "working": I'm not sure what you mean by "working." you're generally not going to notice any benefit from taking a multivitamin unless you happen to have a symptomatic vitamin deficiency. Some people think that vitamins will given them "energy, " but that's not the case unless you have a deficiency. ...Read more

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How much does taking a multivitamin help your health?

How much does taking a multivitamin help your health?

Depends on diet: In the absence of known deficiency, multivitamins are unnecessary. Common deficiencies are vitanin d in people who don't get much sun exposure and vitamin B12 in vegans who don't supplement. Multivitamins are now increasingly seen as unhealthy if not needed. Check with doctor before taking any and always check label to make sure you know what you are taking. Do not take above 100% of rda. ...Read more

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Vitamin b1 - how long does it take to start working?

Vitamin b1 - how long does it take to start working?

Only minutes: Vitamin b1 is readily absorbed and can get into your tissues within minutes of taking it. However, as a water-soluble vitamin it can not be stored in your body, so it is necessary to ingest this essential nutrient (via diet or supplements) on a daily basis. ...Read more

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How can I get pregant?I tried the prenatal vitamins they didn't work.

Unprotected sex: You have to have unprotected sex with one partner on a regular basis for at least a year before they consider you having trouble getting pregnant. ...Read more

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Also, does it matter that i take specifically prenatal vitamins or can I just take a regular woman's multivitamin?

Also, does it matter that i take specifically prenatal vitamins or can I just take a regular woman's multivitamin?

You can take regular: If you are not pregnant you can take regular womans vitamins if you need them. ...Read more