What this Supplement is
A new baby brings a new demand for energy. And Nature Made® Postnatal Multi + 200 mg DHA is specially formulated to help your body keep up.† With many of the same nutrients found in our prenatal formulas, Postnatal Multi + 200 mg DHA helps you maintain the nutritional support your body enjoyed during pregnancy.† With higher amounts of vitamins A, B, C, D and E, it helps your body meet increased energy demands. And with 200 mg of DHA, it may also help support fetal brain and eye development while you're nursing your baby.†
What's in our Postnatal Multivitamin + 200 mg DHA Softgels
Amount per Unit: DHA: 200 mg, Vitamin A (as Beta Carotene): 1299 mcg, Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid): 120 mg, Vitamin D3 (as Cholecalciferol): 50 mcg (2000 IU), Vitamin E (as d-Alpha Tocopherol): 19 mg, Vitamin K (as Phytonadione): 90 mcg, Thiamin (as Thiamin Mononitrate): 1.4 mg, Riboflavin: 1.6 mg, Niacin (as Niacinamide): 17 mg, Vitamin B6 (as Pyridoxine Hydrochloride): 2 mg, Folate: 830 mcg DFE (500 mcg Folic Acid), Vitamin B12 (as Cyanocobalamin): 5.8 mcg, Biotin: 35 mcg, Pantothenic acid (as d-Calcium Pantothenate): 7 mg, Calcium (as Calcium Carbonate): 150 mg, Iron (as Ferrous Fumarate): 9 mg, Iodine (as Potassium Iodide): 150 mcg, Magnesium (as Magnesium Oxide): 45 mg, Zinc (as Zinc Oxide): 12 mg
- No Artificial Flavors
- Gluten Free
What dietary shortfalls does this product address?
Energy requirements are higher during lactation, and certain nutrients are needed in adequate amounts to support the energy demands while nursing your baby. This postnatal formula contains essential vitamins and minerals such as vitamins A, C, D, E, and K, the 8 B vitamins, calcium, iron, iodine, magnesium and zinc, and the omega-3s EPA and DHA.The 8 B vitamins present help to support cellular energy production and help meet the increased energy demands.†
Where do we normally get this product from?
Normally, the nutrients found in this multivitamin are found in a diet that provides a variety of foods, including an abundant intake of vegetables and fruit, whole grains, and lean protein. Postnatal supplements help fill nutrient gaps from your diet and support the enhanced nutrition needs of nursing moms.†
Who might need to take this product?
Glad you asked! It's specially formulated for nursing moms.
Suggested Use: Adults, take 1 softgel daily with water and a meal for optimal absorption.
This product contains multiple nutrients. For questions about interactions on individual nutrients, please refer to the product pages for each nutrient. Given that no two people are alike, if you are taking any medications you should be aware that potential drug-nutrient interactions may occur and are encouraged to consult a healthcare professional before using this product. Combining certain prescription drugs and dietary supplements can lead to undesirable effects such as:
- Diminished drug effectiveness
- Reduced supplement effectiveness
- Impaired drug and/or supplement absorption
If you are taking medication or have blood clotting issues, consult your physician before use. WARNING: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.