Blackmores Pregnancy & Breast-Feeding Gold Formula 120
Blackmores Pregnancy & Breast-feeding Formula provides foltae which is useful for women planning conception, during pregnancy and when breast-feeding.
It provides the recommended dietary intake of essential minerals, vitamins and oils.
It contains the omega-3 fatty acid, DHA. Recent research has shown that DHA is important for a child's brain and visual development and it is present in breast milk.
It also contains iron (for red blood cell formation and oxygen transport), calcium (for bone development and maintenance) and iodine (for normal mental development).
Ingredients per capsule: Omega-3 Fish oil - natural (tuna oil) 500 mg containing omega-3 marine triglycerides 160mg as: Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) 125mg Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) 25mg 9 VitaminsVitamin B1 (Thiamine nitrate) 500 mcg Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) 750 mcg Nicotinamide 7.5 mg Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine hydrochloride) 750 mcg Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin) 1.5 mcg Folic acid 200 mcg Vitamin E (d-alpha-Tocopherol 3.5 mg) 5.2 IU Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid) 30 mg Mixed carotenoids 2.88mg (as Dunaliella salina (natural source) extract equiv. to fresh cell 72mg) 6 MineralsCalcium* 59mg Phosphorus* 45.6mg *(as calcium hydrogen phosphate anhydrous 200mg) Magnesium 30mg (as magnesium oxide - heavy 49.8mg) Iron 5mg (as ferrous fumarate 15.7mg) Zinc 8mg (as zinc sulfate monohydrate 22.2mg) Iodine 75mcg (as potassium iodide 98mcg) .
Adults - Take 2 capsule daily with food, or as professionally prescribed.
Calcium, magnesium, zinc and iron may decrease absorption and efficacy of some medications. If taking tetracycline or quinolone antibiotics, bisphosphonates (osteoporosis drugs), thyroid hormone, methyldopa, carbidopa or levodopa or penicillamine separate doses by at least 2 hours. Vitamin D3 may cause hypercalcaemia (high calcium levels) if taken with thiazide diuretics. Consult your healthcare professional before use if taking a diuretic (fluid tablet). Iodine may interfere with treatment for thyroid conditions. Consult your healthcare professional before use if syffering from a thyroid disease.
If you have had a baby with a neural tube defect you should seek specific medical advice.
Consult your healthcare professional before use if suffering from a thyroid condition.
Always read the label. Use only as directed.
Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.
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