Fem Prenatal is a comprehensive multiple vitamin and mineral supplement designed to help pregnant or lactating women meet their increased nutritional needs. Since pregnancy and lactation increase the bodys requirements for certain nutrients, most doctors recommend the added insurance of a complete multiple vitamin and mineral supplement.
* Provides the essential nutrients a pregnant or nursing woman needs.
* Contains high-quality bioavailable ingredients in a form that is gentle to sensitive stomachs.
* Features special, patented mineral amino acid chelates for enhanced absorption.
* Provides quercetin and Caro-xan, a proprietary blend of beta-carotene and Betatene® mixed carotenoids, for balanced antioxidant protection.
THE MULTIPLE VITAMIN/MINERAL FORMULA (2 TABLETS) SUPPLIES:
Vitamin A [50% (4,000 IU) as retinyl acetate and 50% (4,000 IU) as beta-carotene] 8,000 IU
Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopheryl succinate) 30 IU
Vitamin K 65 mcg
Vitamin C (as niacinamide ascorbate) 120 mg
Thiamin (as thiamin mononitrate) 3 mg
Riboflavin 3 mg
Niacin (as niacinamide ascorbate) 40 mg
Pantothenic Acid (as D-calcium pantothenate) 20 mg
Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxine hydrochloride) 10 mg
Biotin 300 mcg
Folate (as folic acid, L-5-methyl tetrahydrofolate, 5-formyl tetrahydrofolate) 800 mcg
Vitamin B12 (as cyanocobalamin) 12 mcg
Iron (as iron glycinate) 30 mg
Zinc (as zinc glycinate) 25 mg
Copper (as copper lysinate) 2 mg
Manganese (as manganese glycinate) 1 mg
Iodine (as potassium iodide) 175 mcg
Selenium (as selenium aspartate) 13 mcg
Molybdenum (as molybdenum aspartate) 25 mcg
Chromium (as chromium dinicotinate glycinate) 25 mcg
Inositol 50 mg
Quercetin (as quercetin dihydrate) 6 mg
THE MAGNESIUM FORMULA (2 TABLETS) SUPPLIES:
Magnesium (as magnesium citrate, bis-glycinate*) 250 mg
THE CALCIUM FORMULA (2 TABLETS) SUPPLIES:
Calcium (as calcium citrate, dicalcium phosphate, microcrystalline hydroxyapatite concentrate) 520 mg
Phosphorus 160 mg
Vitamin D (as cholcalciferol) 400 IU
Recommendations: One packet with breakfast and one packet with dinner.
Form: 60 Packets each containing one multiple vitamin/mineral tablet, one calcium tablet, and one magnesium tablet.
Featuring ActiFolate, a proprietary blend of active folates.
As Metafolin®, U.S. Patent Nos. 5,997,915; 6,254,904.
Patented mineral amino acid chelates: U.S. Patent Nos. 4,830,716; 4,599,152; 5,614,553; 4,863,898 Albion®.
* As MetaMag, our proprietary fully reacted magnesium amino acid chelate: U.S. Patent Nos. 4,830,716; 4,599,152 Albion®.
Vitamin A Warning: Excess Vitamin A intake may be toxic and may increase the risk of birth defects. Pregnant women and women who may become pregnant should not exceed 5,000 IU of pre-formed vitamin A (retinyl acetate or retinyl palmitate) per day. It is also recommended that children under four should not regularly consume more than 2,500 IU per day.
Iron Warning: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.