Top
10
Doctor insights on: Prenatal Tablets

Share
2

2
Are gummy prenatal vitamins as good as prenatal tablet?

Are gummy prenatal vitamins as good as prenatal tablet?

Yes and no: They have enough Folic Acid to be helpful, but they lack iron. Supplemental iron is very important. Many women start pregnancy with low iron already, and then the baby continues to take from you. You should find some iron supplement that you can take with these. ...Read more

3

3
Every night after taking prenatal tablet i vomit in 1 hr.Will the tablet stay inside or go with vomiting?

Every night after taking prenatal tablet i vomit in 1 hr.Will the tablet stay inside or go with vomiting?

Stays inside: You indicated that you're a male, and yet you're taking a prenatal vitamin. Not that there's anything wrong with that...They're fine for men too. The vitamin will have been absorbed within an hour. There's no reason to take another. And even if you were to miss a dose, it wouldn't be a big deal...It's just a vitamin. ...Read more

4

4
When I took the bc out my arm she put me on the prenatal tablets and folic acid what do that suppose to do?

When I took the bc out my arm she put me on the prenatal tablets and folic acid what do that suppose to do?

Prenatal vitamins!: I presume you are asking about when your doctor removed your contraceptive hormonal implant. Usually this occurs because a woman is considering pregnancy. It is very important for a woman to take folic acid supplements before she gets pregnant in order to prevent a birth defect of the spinal cord in the baby (neural tube defects). Prenatal vitamins are a good idea in this situation as well. ...Read more

5

5
Hi doctor im pregnant now for 12 weeks can i take elevit prenatal tablet now?

Hi doctor im pregnant now for 12 weeks can i take elevit prenatal tablet now?

Certainly: It is best to start taking prenatal vitamins even before pregnancy, then to continue them throughout the pregnancy. But it is never to late and it is always safe to take prenatal vitamins during pregnancy. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
Do I need to keep taken prenatal tablets and folic acid since I trying to become pregnant ?

Do I need to keep taken prenatal tablets and folic acid since I trying to become pregnant ?

Pregnant: If you are trying to get pregnant it is advisable that you take your prenatals and folic acid for your benefit and the fetus' ...Read more

7

7
I been on birth control for 2 yrs just got it out my arm in May and I've been trying to get pergent since than. They put me on prenatal tablets?

I been on birth control for 2 yrs just got it out my arm in May and I've been trying to get pergent since than. They put me on prenatal tablets?

Long acting BC: most long acting agents are completely out of the body by 3-6 months and even then they are at extremely low levels - not protective against pregnancy. I assume your menses are regular? - I would use an ovulation predictor kit - count 14 days from the first day of your bleeding - if you ovulate then your are most fertile and able to get pregnant - time sex around that time for best chances. ...Read more

9

9
I am approximately 3 months pregnant & currently taking prenatal & folic tablets. Should I take calcium tablets as well?

I am approximately 3 months pregnant & currently taking prenatal & folic tablets. Should I take calcium tablets as well?

Not Necessary: As long as your diet has adequate calcium in it and you are taking a good prenatal vitamin, there is no need for additional calcium supplementation. Good Luck with your pregnancy! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
Can a doctor give me a list of things that are in prenatal care tablets / vitamins ?

Can a doctor give me a list of things that are in prenatal care tablets / vitamins ?

Many: the ingredients are many. It would be best to look at a bottle at the store or look it up on the internet ...Read more