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Is it safe to use expired parental vitamins?

Is it safe to use expired parental vitamins?

Expired vitamins: It is not wise to use any expired vitamins or medicines, as this is an unsafe practice, which could cause you harm. ...Read more

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What parental vitamins are best to start taking?

What parental vitamins are best to start taking?

Any multivitamin sup: Parental vitamins? If you mean vitamins and supplements when expecting, any multivitamin will do the job. Always get a capsule form as much as you can( I personally believe the absorption is way better). But the most important element is folic acid.it would be even better to start taking it 3 months before conception when planning to get pregnant. ...Read more

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What parental vitamins are recommended? Am currently pregnant for the first time and do not know what vitamins to take.

What parental vitamins are recommended? Am currently pregnant for the first time and do not know what vitamins to take.

Prenatal vitamins: are very important for pregnant women, especially folic acid (folate). Many are available over-the-counter without a prescription. The earlier you start the better! Don't forget to eat a well balanced diet, rich with fruits, veggies and lean protein. Get plenty of rest and regular exercise. If you smoke or do drugs: QUIT! Make an appointment for prenatal care. Good Luck with your pregnancy. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of parental vitamin if your not pregnant and don't plan to be?

What are the side effects of parental vitamin if your not pregnant and don't plan to be?

Prenatals?: Did you mean "prenatal vitamins"? If you take prenatals and are not pregnant, there is no serious adverse events. The most common side effect is occasssional constipation and mild nausea due to the iron content in them. Prenatals are a great suppliment but do contain higher iron than others. I recommend prenatals that have a stool softener as well as omega-3. ...Read more

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How can I no when i ovulation if my period started 10/16/13 i don't no much about that an i been have taken parental vitamins as well?

How can I no when i ovulation if my period started 10/16/13 i don't no much about that an i been have taken parental vitamins as well?

Fertiltiy Window: The right time is near the time you are ovulating. If you have regular cycles at 28-30 day intervals, that is around day 12 - 16 of your cycle. You can use an ovulation predictor kit starting on day 10 of your cycle to see when is the most optimal time. ...Read more

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What can I do if my parents take coumadian is there a vitamin they need to take?

What can I do if my parents take coumadian is there a vitamin they need to take?

No : Just because one is on Coumadin (warfarin) does not mean a vitamin has to be taken. In fact, multivitamins containing vitamin k should be avoided, unless prescribed by the doctor. When on Coumadin (warfarin) do not start any vitamins or supplements on your own and can only do so at the discretion of the doctor. Alterations in inr levels are possible which could mean danger. ...Read more

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What is the best vitamins for my elderly parents?

What is the best vitamins for my elderly parents?

Vitamins: Depends on their general health & other medications they are taking. If healthy medically, 50 + multivitamins are available. ...Read more

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Can i increase my height at age 23? I m female. My parents are tall ? In childhood i was suffering from vitamin d disease rickets.

Can i increase my height at age 23?  I m female. My parents are tall ? In childhood i was suffering from vitamin d disease rickets.

No: Sorry to give you disappointing news, but it is rare to grow after age 16-18, in fact most girls stop growing around age 14. Bone growth is caused by "growth plates" and once the growth plates close (usually 2-3 years after puberty) the bones are unable to grow. ...Read more