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Doctor insights on: Is It Safe To Take Prenatal Vitamins And Nyquil Together

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Is it safe to take prenatal vitamins and fenugreek together?

Is it safe to take prenatal vitamins and fenugreek together?

Should be: Although there is some data that fenugreek might decrease absorption of calcium, vitamin e, and potassium a little. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take prenatal vitamins and levaquin (levofloxacin) together? Do I need to wait hours in between?

Is it safe to take prenatal vitamins and levaquin (levofloxacin) together? Do I need to wait hours in between?

Wait, if convenient: Some recommend separating the time one takes Levaquin (levofloxacin) and when one takes vitamins by a couple of hours. This is probably from a thought that the two might interact and decrease the effectiveness of the antibiotic. Not sure if this thought has been proven true. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take prenatal vitamins containing folic acid and folic acid tablets?

Is it safe to take prenatal vitamins containing folic acid and folic acid tablets?

Absolutely: Folic acid is a normal component of most prenatal vitamins. An adequate intake of Folic Acid can help prevent neural tube defects which can lead to spinal cord and nervous system problems. Stick to the recommended daily allowance (rda) on the package. Taking too much may lead to other problems. ...Read more

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My friend from the UK sent me prenatal vitamins is it Safe to take them? I am an American.

My friend from the UK sent me prenatal vitamins is it Safe to take them? I am an American.

Vitamins: I did not know vitamins had a nationality. Prenatal vitamin recommendations are for pregnancy and do not differ country to country. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take trader joe's prenatal vitamins (which include herbs) both before and during pregnancy?

Is it safe to take trader joe's prenatal vitamins (which include herbs) both before and during pregnancy?

Yes: Yes. You can always ask the store on-line or the store manager what degree of pharmaceutical, manufacturing, or fda supervision such products have. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take iron pills along with prenatal vitamins while pregnant?

Is it safe to take iron pills along with prenatal vitamins while pregnant?

Yes: It is ok to take iron in addition to your prenatal vitamins, but you only need the extra iron if you are anemic. Your doctor will check your hemoglobin and will tell you if you need extra iron. ...Read more

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I take reg prenatal vitamins but I am vitamin d2 def (13.2) is it safe to take a prenatal vitamin and a over-the-counter vitamin d supplement?

I take reg prenatal vitamins but I am vitamin d2 def (13.2) is it safe to take a prenatal vitamin and a over-the-counter vitamin d supplement?

Vitamin d: Yes - it is safe to take a prenatal vitamin and an over the counter vitamin d supplement. You want to make sure, though, that the supplement has a USP stamp on it. That stands for United States pharmacopoiea and ensures that the amount of vitamin d that is supposed to be in a tablet is really in it. ...Read more

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Hi, im 11 weeks pregnant is it safe to take my prenatal vitamins and metronidazole at the same time?

Hi, im 11 weeks pregnant is it safe to take my prenatal vitamins and metronidazole at the same time?

PN vitamins/flagyl: At 11 weeks it should be OK to take both Flagyl and your prenatal vitamins concurrently. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 5, 000 units of vitamin d & omega-3 along with my prenatal vitamins? Is it ok to take them both before and after pregnancy?

No: That is an extremely high dose of vitamin d. More recent studies have suggested that these high doses are not warranted or advisable. Discuss with your OB doc before you start taking these various supplements. I would stay with Folic Acid and prenatal vitamins only. ...Read more

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On prenatal vitamins. Is it safe to take xenical or qsymia (phentermine and topiramate). My BMI is 30 and mybe 1 reason why I can't get pregnant. Height 5'7 weight 192.Need help?

On prenatal vitamins. Is it safe to take xenical or qsymia (phentermine and topiramate). My BMI is 30 and mybe 1 reason why I can't get pregnant. Height 5'7 weight 192.Need help?

Most women with BMI: Of 30 have no problem with fertility

i would avoid all drugs when trying to conceive

see endocrinologist of infertility specialist to look for other causes of infertility as I won't blame it on weight. ...Read more

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Is it safe for me to take prenatal vitamins when its expired in 2012?

No harm, but no good: It probably doesn't pose any harm to you, but won't provide any benefit. ...Read more

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Is it wise to take prenatal vitamins and a b vitamin complex together?

Is it wise to take prenatal vitamins and a b vitamin complex together?

Maybe: There is no harm in taking them together; however, b vitamins are commonly nauseating. Therefore, taking them together may increase the risk of nausea. I would suggest taking them at different times to prevent nausea and to minimize a large peak of b vitamins. Several smaller doses make the vitamin available throughout the day. ...Read more

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Can you explain if it's safe to change the time I take my prenatal vitamins?

Can you explain if it's safe to change the time I take my prenatal vitamins?

It is best: To take any medicaitons or vitamins at the same time everyday, this helps to avoid overdosing, or getting more than what is allowed within a given time frame. ...Read more

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On prenatal vitamins at the same tym taking Alli diet pills. As a result, I have to take centrum every nyt. Centrum contains 400mcg follic acid. Safe?

On prenatal vitamins at the same tym taking Alli diet pills. As a result, I have to take centrum every nyt. Centrum contains 400mcg follic acid. Safe?

Rec: Change Strategy: Why the belief, other than marketing, that you "need" extra vitamins? Buyer beware always applies; look for my answer “...Good idea to take a multivitamin daily...”. Alli not very effective & ↑ GI problems, etc. Better: 1. Cut carbs & quantity. Study nusi. Org, videos: "sugar: the bitter truth" & “how the government makes you fat” 2. Avoid otc products. 3. Find great md, ex & maybe:victoza+/-symlin. ...Read more

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Can I take these vitamins together: fish oil and calcium/magnesium with vit d and prenatal vitamins?

Can I take these vitamins together: fish oil and calcium/magnesium with vit d and prenatal vitamins?

Some: The fish oil and prenatals are fine together. Ask your doctor how much calcium and vitamin d you need based on your diet. It may be worth getting a vitamin d level. If you need to take the additional calcium, it's probably best to take it apart from the prenatals, which also usually contain calcium. ...Read more

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My doctor prescribed me iron supplements twice a day & prenatal vitamins once a day. Can I take all 3 of them together or I should give sum hours gap?

My doctor prescribed me iron supplements twice a day & prenatal vitamins once a day. Can I take all 3 of them together or I should give sum hours gap?

It depends.: Prenatal vitamins contain iron as well usually. You may take them all together, but you may have less stomach upset if they are taken separately with food. Iron absorption is increased with vitamin C and decreased by minerals, tea, coffee, and cocoa. ...Read more

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I am 32 weeks pregnant and I was prescribed metronidazole 500mg for my bacterial infection. Is this safe to take with my prenatal vitamins as well?

I am 32 weeks pregnant and I was prescribed metronidazole 500mg for my bacterial infection. Is this safe to take with my prenatal vitamins as well?

Taking prenatal vits: There should be no problem taking prenatal vitamins with your medication, except take them at different times of the day ...Read more