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Polyvinyl Alcohol Uses
Took 2 citracal+d a day for a month (ob said ok). Has polyvinyl alcohol part hydrolyzed. Worried that it can harm the baby.
One a day prenatals contain polyvinyl alcohol and polyethylene glycol - is this safe to take when pregnant?
Safe?: Polyvinyl alcohol and polyethylene glycol are used to suspend the vitamins. In the pharmaceutical world they are the excipients used to bind the tablets or suspend the drug in a gel. The amounts in prenatal vitamins are very small and are completely safe to take in the dosage intended - one a day. ...Read more
Taking a prenatal pill twice a day (recommended dose) that has polyvinyl alcohol and polyethylene glycol - are those ingredients safe for pregnancy?
PRESERVATIVES: Polyvinyl alcohol and polyethylene glycol are preservatives that are included in many products and have proven safe in most instances. We really can't be totally sure of safety in pregnancy, since it simply is not possible to test them in pregnant women. However they have been included in many products often used by pregnant women over many years. The amounts included are very minimal. ...Read more
Citrical contains polyvinyl alcohol (part hydrolyzed) and polyethylene glycol - is this safe to take when pregnant?
End Organ Damage: encephalopathy, delirium tremens, seizures, psychosis, life-threatening vitamin deficiencies, dementia/altered mental status, cardiomyopathy, fatty liver, alcoholic hepatitis, cirrhosis, liver failure, ARDS, bone marrow destruction, anemias, muscle wasting, portal hypertension, coagulopathies, gastric ulcers, GI bleeds, pancreatitis, pancreatic failure & cancer, fetal alcohol syndrome, death... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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