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Question about prenatal vitamins

is it really necessary that i take them on an empty stomach? can i eat and still take it or should i wait

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:04 PM on May. 13, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • i was never told that i had to take them on an empth stomach. but i also had to switch to the flinstone chewables because i couldnt keep the ones they gave me down. but it should be fine to take it with food. if you try that and it gives you an upset stomach then i wouldnt do it anymore.
    Shelii

    Answer by Shelii at 4:08 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • No you can take it on an empty stomach if u have to. it may just make you a little nauseous.
    Tickledtrauma

    Answer by Tickledtrauma at 4:09 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • I took mine at night with a little snack to keep from getting sick from them.
    Nathskitten

    Answer by Nathskitten at 4:10 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • heck, i didn't even take them with either of my kids
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:12 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • ok just wondering because the bottle says take on an empty stomach but my aunt said she took hers whenever
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:19 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • I take it at night, but not on an empty stomach. the only thing that mine said is not take it 1 hour before or after you have dairy or it will interfere with the iron absorption
    jasey929

    Answer by jasey929 at 4:26 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • No I always take mine with breakfast because they make me really sick
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:30 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • your supposed to eat when you take your prenatal vitamins...and they say to drink orange juice with it
    hug4akiss

    Answer by hug4akiss at 4:37 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • my prenatals dont say take on an empty stomach..they say take with food
    hug4akiss

    Answer by hug4akiss at 4:38 PM on May. 13, 2009

  • I always take mine with food otherwise my stomach gets upset.
    mlregalado

    Answer by mlregalado at 4:41 PM on May. 13, 2009

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