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).
Each capsule contains:
Folic acid 250micrograms, Potassium iodide (iodine 75 micrograms) 98.3 micrograms, Concentrated omega-3 triglycerides fish 250mg, containing omega-3 marine triglycerides 150mg as: Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) 125mg, Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) 25mg, Iron (II) glycinate (iron 5 mg) 18.5mg, Cholecalciferol (vitamin D 360IU) 9 micrograms, Zinc oxide (zinc 5.5mg) 6.8mg, Magnesium oxide heavy 58.1mg (magnesium 35mg), Selenomethionine (selenium 32.5 micrograms) 81.3 micrograms, Chromium picolinate (chromium 15 micrograms) 121 micrograms, Thiamine nitrate (vitamin B1) 700 micrograms, Riboflavin (vitamin B2) 700 micrograms, Calcium pantothenate 2.7mg (pantothenic acid, vitamin B5 2.5mg), Pyridoxine hydrochloride 1.2mg (pyridoxine, vitamin B6 905 micrograms), Cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12) 1.3 micrograms, d-alpha Tocopherol 3.5mg (natural vitamin E 5.22 IU), Betacarotene 2.4mg.
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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