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Prenatal Vitamins

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Obimin: Minerals, Vitamins Adult

Prenatal Vitamins - Side Effects, Precautions, and Contraindications

What side effects can Prenatal Vitamins cause?

  • Side effects pertaining to fish oil supplements include flatulence (gas) and if the fish oils are not absorbed fully by the body, fishy belching might be common.
  • Side effects for multivitamins include dark coloured stools and constipation due to the iron content. It is advisable to drink more water and take plenty of fruits and vegetables to prevent constipation.
  • As calcium supplements can also cause constipation, you are advised to drink more water and eat enough fruits and vegetables as well.

Before taking Prenatal Vitamins, what precautions must I follow?

What food or medicine must I avoid when I take Prenatal Vitamins?

Prenatal Vitamins - Additional Information

  • Tags: Obimin / Sangobion, Calcium
  • Updated on Wednesday, October 4, 2017
  • Article contributed by Pharmacy Department KK Women's and Children's Hospital

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