Biocare's Pregnancy & Lactation Formula contains a blend of nutrients, in biologically active forms important during pregnancy and breastfeeding. It includes folic acid at recommended levels along with Vitamin B12, Iron and Zinc. It contains vitamin A.
Benefits of Biocare's Pregnancy & Lactation Formula:
- New updated formulation in line with current nutritional research - contains increased levels of important nutrients such as vitamin D, choline, calcium, magnesium, iodine, zinc, iron and vitamin C.
- A combination of nutrients balanced to support the physiological requirements of pregnancy
- Provides nutrients in their most biologically active forms to assist absorption
- Can be used prior to, during and after pregnancy
- The Department of Health recommends that women who could become pregnant or who are already pregnant take Folic Acid daily at 400 micrograms -
- - before conception and throughout the first 12 weeks of pregnancy.
- Folic acid contributes to maternal tissue growth during pregnancy
- Contains 600µg of Vitamin A, a level considered safe during pregnancy
- Provides vitamin C in a buffered, low-acid form to reduce stomach irritation Vitamin B12, C, B6, Iron, Magnesium and Folate, contribute to the reduction of tiredness and fatigue
- Now 2 capsules a day
- Suitable for Vegans and vegetarians.
- Capsule Size 2.3cm
Dosage: One capsule of Pregnancy & Lactation Formula taken twice daily with food.
Side Effects: None noted.
Two Capsules provide: Vitamin A 2000iu 600µg RE, Vitamin D2 400iu 10µg, Vitamin E 22.5iu 15mg á-TE5, Vitamin K 90µg, Vitamin C 250mg, Thiamine (Vitamin B1) 1.4mg, Riboflavan (Vitamin B2) 1.4mg, Niacin (Vitamin B3) 18mg NE, Vitamin B6 1.9mg, Folic Acid 400µg, Vitamin B12 2.6µ, Biotin 20µg, Pantothenic Acid (Vitamin B5) 6mg, Calcium 50mg, Magnesium 100mg, Iron 20mg, Zinc 15mg, Copper 500µg, Manganese 100µg, Selenium 60µg, Chromium 30µg, Molybdenum 50µg, Iodine 250µg, Choline Bitartrate 100mg, Inositol 5mg, PABA 5mg, Beta Carotene 3mg (providing 500µg Retinol Equivalent). Ingredients: Magnesium Citrate, Vitamin C (as Magnesium Ascorbate), Calcium Citrate, Capsule Shell (Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose), Choline Bitartrate, Iron Citrate, Zinc Citrate,, Vitamin E (as D-Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate), Corn Starch, Niacin (as Nicotinamide), Anti-caking Agents (Magnesium Stearate & Silicon Dioxide),Dicalcium Phosphate, Silicon Dioxide,, Olive Oil, Modified Tapioca Starch, Pantothenic Acid (as Calcium Pantothenate), Microcrystalline Cellulose, Inositol, PABA (Para Amnio Benzoic Acid), Acacia Gum, Copper Gluconate,, Beta Carotene, Vitamin B6 (as Pyridoxine Hydrochloride), Sunflower Oil, Thiamine (as Thiamine Hydrochloride), Riboflavin, Sucrose, Vitamin A (as Retinyl Palmitate), Manganese Citrate,, Folic Acid, Chromium Picolinate, Antioxidants (Ascorbic Acid, Ascorbyl Palmitate & Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Potassium Iodide, Vitamin K1 (as Phylloquinone), L-Selenomethionine,, Sodium Molybdate, Biotin, Vitamin D2 (as Ergocalciferol), Vitamin B12 (as Hydroxycobalamin).