Safepreg prenatal supplement is a blend of 20 vitamins and minerals that Optimizes the diet of women who are preparing for pregnanacy or are already pregnant. It can also be used after the mother has been delivered of a baby.
Safepreg was formulated with the African woman in mind. Several prenatals tend to be generic however Safepreg stands out as its one of the few that focuses on the health of the African Woman.
It takes a lot of vitamins and minerals to grow a baby! Safepreg Prenatal vitamins provides optimal amounts of these key nutrients for pregnant women. This nutrient reduces the risk of serious birth defects called spina bifida and anencephaly.
Safepreg contains the optimum amount of vitamins and minerals for pregnant and breastfeeding women such as Folic Acid, Vitamin D, Calcium, Iron and Zinc. These are very useful micronutrients that aid conception, facilitates healthy fetal development and nourishes mother and child to keep them Safe throughout gestation.
Safepreg contains 800mcg of Folic acid that aids in the prevention of NTD's(Neural Tube Defects). Folic acid helps your baby's brain and spinal cord develop correctly.
During pregnancy, you need about twice the amount of iron as you did before you were expecting because your body uses iron to make extra blood for your baby. And yet, about 50% of pregnant women don't get enough of this important mineral. Eating iron-rich foods and taking extra iron as your doctor recommends can help keep your iron level in check.
You'll need at least 27 milligrams (mg) of iron every day during your pregnancy and While you're breastfeeding. Safepreg contains 27mg of Iron which is the recommended amount of Iron required for pregnant women.SOME PRENATAL SUPPLEMENTS DO NOT CONTAIN THE OPTIMAL AMOUNT OF IRON REQUIRED FOR PREGNANT WOMEN
Optimal iron supplementation during pregnancy aslo helps to prevent aneamia which is prevalent amongst African women. Lack of proper iron supplementation can cause fatigue and weakness during pregnancy.
Safepreg contains 10mcg of Vitamin D which is the reccomended amount. During pregnancy, severe maternal vitamin D deficiency has been associated with biochemical evidence of disordered skeletal homeostasis, congenital rickets, and fractures in the newborn.
The major organ systems of the embryo’s body have already been developed by week 10 of pregnancy. Most women are not aware they are pregnant until around week six. Folic acid, calcium, potassium, iron and thiamine are all important for a healthy mother and child. By taking a prenatal vitamin when trying to conceive, the vitamins and minerals essential to a healthy baby are already in place.
Calcium is important for the growth of bones and muscles for the fetus. Prenatal vitamins are a good source of calcium, which is essential for proper weight gain during development. Lack of calcium during pregnancy can contribute to a lower birth weight.
Women who are trying to conceive need extra energy to support and maintain a newly formed embryo. Thiamine helps the body create more energy by breaking down carbohydrate stores, it also contributes to fetal brain development.
While the proper nutrients found in a prenatal vitamin has a significant role in the baby’s development and overall health, they can also play a large role in the mothers morning sickness.Because of prenatal vitamins’ amount of vitamin B6, the consumption of this can help ease nausea during pregnancy as a symptom of morning sickness.
Zinc plays a hand in three essential ways to aid in the conception process. This beneficial element helps balance hormones, egg production, and maintain optimal follicular fluid levels.
Hormones are vital to a woman’s fertility health. Zinc helps balance hormones including progesterone, testosterone, and estrogen levels during a woman’s menstruation cycle.
Zinc is vital to the development of eggs and its journey leading to fertilization. Science News shares a study that proves, “healthy eggs need a tremendous amount of zinc to reach maturity and be ready for fertilization”.
Zinc can help maintain a proper follicular fluid level”.“Follicular fluid helps the egg to travel through the fallopian tube.
When you're pregnant, your developing baby needs calcium to build strong bones and teeth. Calcium also helps your baby grow a healthy heart, nerves, and muscles as well as develop a normal heart rhythm and blood-clotting abilities. Calcium can also reduce your risk of hypertension and preeclampsia.
Adults: One tablet daily with food prior to conception, during pregnancy and when breastfeeding. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or Natural Health Products
Do not exceed the recommended dose. If taking other supplements, read label, as other supplements may contain the same ingredients. In case of accidental overdose, contact a physician or poison control centre immediately. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking blood thinners. There is enough Iron in this package to seriously harm a child. Keep out of reach of children. As with all Iron-Containing-Supplements, hypersensitivity has been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use.
Serving Size: 1 Tablet
Servings Per Container: 30
|Riboflavin (Vit B2)||20mg||1429%|
|Nicotinamide (Vit B3)||20mg||125%|
|Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vit B6)||10mg||714%|
|Calcium Pantothenate (Vit B5)||6mg||100%|
|Thiamin (Vitamin B1)||3mg||273%|
|* Nutrient Reference Value||† No NRV Established|
Calcium carbonate preparation (Maltodextrin), Bulking agent (Cellulose (E460 i), Magnesium Oxide, Ferrous fumerate, Ascorbic Acid Preparation (Ascorbic Acid, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose), Coating (Polyvinyl Alcohol, Colour (Titanium Dioxide), Polyethylene Glycol, Talc), DL-Alpha-Tocopherol Acetate Preparation (Silicon Dioxide), Anti-Caking Agent (Magnesium Stearate), Riboflavin, Nicotinamide, Zinc Oxide, Anti-Caking Agent (Silicon Dioxide), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin D3 Preparation (Maltodextrin, Starch, Sucrose, Cholecalciferol), Thiamin Hydrochloride, Copper Sulphate, Vitamin K1 Preparation (Maltodextrin), Folic Acid, Potassium Iodide, Biotin, Cyanocobalamin Preparation (Dicalcium Phosphate), Sodium Selenite.
* Store in a cool, dry place out of reach of children.
Directions: As dietry supplement, take 1 tablet daily with water.