How long should you take prenatal vitamins before getting pregnant?

Answer I haven't seen anything recommending vitamins before pregnancy, but all during pregnancy is recommended. And of course, if you have any vitamin deficiencies in general, you should take care of your... Read More »

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Do pregnant women's nails and hair grow faster on their own OR only if they take prenatal vitamins?

hormones raging Pregnant womens nails and hair of course grow quicker and stronger with or without vitamins due to the amped up hormones in their bodies.

Can you get pregnant while taking prenatal vitamins?

Im not sure if you are asking if they will increase your fertility or whether they will prohibit conception. The answers are they may increase chances of fertility in the fact that they will make y... Read More »

Is it harmful for a pregnant woman to take one tablet of Folic Acid and a multi prenatal vitamin which has 1mg and 800mcg Folic Acid and other vitamins every day?

Answer It should be OK. Folic acid is water soluble, which means you will use what you need and urinate the rest out. My concern is why are you taking both? If you do not have a folic acid deficie... Read More »

Can teens take prenatal vitamins?

if you're pregnant, yes. although i should think it would do no harm to take them when NOT pregnant. However the vitamins are specifically for pregnant women and so the vitamins in it would be of a... Read More »