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Vegetarian Prenatal Vitamins With Vegetarian Dha
Dunno - try & see.: I hear all sorts of experiences with prenatal vitamins from my patients; long story short, you should try some and determine which one works best for you (as far as least nausea and maximum tolerability). The most important prenatal vitamin component is not dha or anything else, rather it is folic acid! take 1-5 mg orally daily for all of your reproductive life! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
DHA: Dha is deocosahexalroic acid and is nutrient found in the omega 3 complex of fatty acids. This is a very important nutrient for health especially for the mother and fetus, and often is a deficient in the human diet. Dha is added to prenatal vitamins in order to prevent or treat deficiencies of dha. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
DHA: I need to know which tests you are referring to. ...Read more
Children & pregnant : women should not use chelation at any dose except for lead poisoning, & then only under the supervision of doctors. Ask your OB if a DHA supplement is right for you. See www.fda.gov/food/foodborneillnesscontaminants/metals/ucm393070.htm. All women age 15-45 need a daily folic acid intake of 0.4 mg/day to prevent Neural Tube Defects. 0.6-0.8 mg. is given in pregnancy. Probiotics are okay. ...Read more
Taking prenatal vitamins with dha and my dhea results came back high and also my progrestrone is high can i still get pregnant?
DHA is now a standard supplement in infant formula and prenatal vitamins. Does research support the use of this compound in such products?
No need for it: use only if deficient in it.Get a more detailed answer ›
During pregnancy, is it recommended to have fish (i.e.: salmon, shrimp) in addition to the 200mg of DHA that prenatal vitamins provide? How much fish?
Eat normally: DHA in prenatal vitamins is an adequate source. A Fish meal is normally recommended once or twice a week. There is no need to go out of the way to eat more fish unless u r habituated in eating more sea food. Too much of a good thing may be harmful & mercury in sea food is a concern. So a positive attitude, regular excercize,& a good adequate balanced diet would be the best. Good luck! ...Read more
What brand of prenatal vitamins would you suggest for a pregnant woman to take that has, iron, folic acid, dha,vit d, etc?.thanks
Many brands ok: Prenatal vitamins contain more folic acid and iron than do standard adult multivitamins. These two are especially needed for healthy fetal development. Other important nutrients are calcium, vitamin D, vitamin C, zinc, copper, & vitamin B-6. Prenatal vitamins are a complement to a healthy diet. The brand is up to you, your doctor and/or pharmacist. DHA is not recommended. ...Read more
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