Pre-conception, pregnancy, and nursing are critical times to optimize a mother's health and nutrition, which is important for both for mom and baby. Overall nutritional and caloric needs greatly increase during this time. However, it is often difficult for a woman to fulfill her daily nutrient needs through diet alone.
Thorne’s Basic Prenatal is specifically formulated with the special needs of conception, pregnancy, and breastfeeding in mind.* Our formula contains well-absorbed, tissue-ready vitamins and minerals that are gentle on the stomach and non-constipating.*
Benefits of Thorne’s Basic Prenatal at each stage:
• Daily multi-vitamin/mineral support for a woman of childbearing age.
• Provides beneficial nutrients that are important from the moment of conception.
• Folate facilitates healthy brain and spinal cord development.* Basic Prenatal includes the bioactive form of folate – 5-MTHF.
• Vitamins C, B6, and K have been shown to benefit “morning sickness.”*
• Contains the well-absorbed and well-researched iron bisglycinate to meet a pregnant woman’s increased need for iron.
• Provides the extra nutrients needed for continued healthy fetal development and to prepare mom and baby for birth.*
After Pregnancy through Nursing
• Nutritional support for increased demand for calcium and vitamin D in the diet.
(Product Quantity: 90 Capsules) Take 3 capsules daily or as recommended by your health professional.
Key Ingredients: Calcium, Biotin, Zinc, Vitamin A, Boron, 5-MTHF, Vitamin D, Vitamin E, Vitamin B, Vitamin C, Chromium, Iron Bisglycinate, Magnesium, Selenium, Copper, Iodine, Manganese, Vitamin K
Serving Size: 3 Capsules
Servings Per Container: 30
|Boron (Glycinate Complex)||1mg|
|Chromium (Nicotinate Glycinate)||100mcg|
|Folate (L-5-MTHF)||1.7mg DFE|
|Iodine (Potassium Iodide)||150mcg|
|Manganese (Bisglycinate Chelate)||5mg|
|Vitamin A (Beta carotene)||450mcg|
|Vitamin A (Palmitate)||600mcg|
|Vitamin B1 (Thiamin)||5mg|
|Vitamin B12 (Methylcobalamin)||200mcg|
|Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin 5'-Phosphate Sodium)||5mg|
|Vitamin B3 (Niacinamide)||30mg|
|Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid)||18mg|
|Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxal 5'-Phosphate)||12mg|
|Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)||150mg|
|Vitamin E (d-Alpha-Tocopheryl)||33.5mg|
|Zinc (Bisglycinate Chelate)||25mg|
Other Ingredients: Calcium Laurate, Hypromellose Capsule
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
Iodine may occasionally cause an allergic reaction in some individuals.
If pregnant, consult your health professional before using this product.
As vitamin K interferes with the effect of anticoagulant drugs (like Coumadin), the concurrent use of these agents should be avoided.
5-methyltetrahydrofolate (5-MTHF) supplementation is not recommended concurrent with methotrexate cancer therapy, as it can interfere with methotrexate's anti-neoplastic activity; however, this folate source has not been shown to interfere with the anti-inflammatory activity of methotrexate. An individual taking methotrexate for psoriasis or rheumatoid arthritis can safely take a supplement containing folate.
Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under six. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.
Vitamin C can cause diarrhea in some individuals in large doses, which can vary from person to person and resolves when the amount is reduced.