Pregnancy Plus is an advanced Folic Acid formulation designed for use throughout pregnancy, when planning pregnancy, and following pregnancy.
Pregnancy Plus contains 400 micrograms (μg) of Folic acid (as Methylfolate) and also provides a rich source of Vitamins B6, B12, C, Iron, and Zinc along with Acidophilus, Bifidobacteria & Bulgaricus in a convenient one-a-day capsule. It is suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
Supplemental Folic acid intake increases maternal folate status. Low maternal folate status is a risk factor in the development of neural tube defects in the developing foetus. Folate contributes to maternal tissue growth during pregnancy.
Folate, Iron and Vitamin B12 and have a role in the process of cell division. Vitamin C increases Iron absorption, and along with B vitamins contributes to normal immune function. Zinc contributes to normal DNA synthesis and to normal fertility and reproduction.
The Department of Health’s Chief Medical Officer recommends all pregnant and breastfeeding women should take a daily supplement containing 10μg of vitamin D.
We suggest this supplement is taken along with The Cleansing Space one a day Fish oil which includes vitamin D. Omega 3 DHA contributes to normal foetal brain and eye development. Vitamin D contributes to the normal absorption and utilisation of Calcium and Phosphorus, normal function of the immune system and has a role in the process of cell division.
If you are pregnant you should consult your healthcare professional before taking food supplements.
Each daily dose ( 1 capsule) provides
Folic acid 400µg (as 5-MTHF-Glucosamine) 200%
Vitamin C 100mg (as Magnesium ascorbate) 125%
Vitamin B12 100µg (as Methyl B12) 4000%
Vitamin B6 6mg 428%
Iron 5mg 36%
Zinc 5mg 50%
Lactobacilius Acidophilus, Bifidobacterium Lactis and Lactobacillus Bulgaris -
3 Billion viable cells
NVR* = Nutrient Reference Value