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Doctor insights on: Using Vitamin C To Prevent Pregnancy

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How often do you need to take vitamin C to prevent pregnancy?

How often do you need to take vitamin C to prevent pregnancy?

Quite often: Take the vitamin c tablet and place it between your knees. Then hold it there and you should not get pregnant. I am not aware that vitamin c is helpful in any other way for pregnancy prevention. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Could aspirin and vitamin C be used to prevent pregnancy?

Could aspirin and vitamin C be used to prevent pregnancy?

No.: Neither Aspirin or vitamin c or combination of both will prevent pregnancy. To prevent pregnancy, most commonly, you have to prevent fertilization either by physically blocking the sperm from reaching the egg (this is condoms, diaphragms, cervical caps work). Or, by preventing ovulation (this is how traditional hormonal birth control works). Aspirin and vit c will not prevent pregnancy! ...Read more

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Vitamin c can cause a miscarriage. Can it cause one if the egg has not been fertilized yet or is being fertilized or will it help prevent pregnancy?

Vitamin c can cause a miscarriage. Can it cause one if the egg has not been fertilized yet or is being fertilized or will it help prevent pregnancy?

No, no, no, and no: Vitamin c does not cause miscarriages. Miscarriages happen frequently all over the world (to a big portion of natural pregnancies) and people take vitamin c every day, but the two things are unrelated. A woman cannot miscarry until after she is actually carrying (no such thing as miscarrying before or during fertilization). Vitamin c does not prevent pregnancy. Don't worry about eating oranges! ...Read more

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What brand of vitamin C is suitable for preventing pregnancy?

Vitamin C is not: Used to prevent pregnancy. Massive doses are sometimes used for home terminations. The doses used are also toxic to the mother. This is not safe ; should not be done. ...Read more

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Will high doses of vitamin C terminate pregnancy?

Will high doses of vitamin C terminate pregnancy?

No: There is no scientific evidence that high doses of vitamin c are associated with an increased risk of miscarriage. It is not recommended that any pregnant woman take medications or vitamin supplementation without discussing this with their obstetrician. ...Read more

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Dr. Janice Alexander
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