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    Default Pregnancy vitamins WITHOUT iron?

    Does anyone know of any? My iron levels have always been really good- but I'm feeling I'm getting too much (TMI- constipation)

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    This isn't a lot of help I know, but yes they do exist I just can't remember the names. Iron supplements made me too sick with morning sickness whilst pregnant so my doc gave me some without iron.

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    Thanks- anyone have any idea what they're called?

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    Thank you! I couldn't find any?? Will try again- ta

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    Quote Originally Posted by mango monkey View Post
    Google found me this one - BioCeuticals InNatal® vitamins (without iron formulation). Not sure if we're allowed to use links, but it was on the first results page...
    Just looked- apparently this is a "practitioner only" supplement

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    I'm taking the Natues way Family Gummies (for kids and adults) I hate big tablets! Anyway there is no iron in them

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    I know this doesnt answer your question about vitamins with no iron, but thought I would mention it incase you havent tried reduced iron multivitamins. I was taking Elevit and got terrible constipation so I switched to Blackmores Pregnancy Gold (still has some iron) and was heaps better. You may find you need iron more in third trimester and need that supplement again. But if you have an iron rich diet you should be right.

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    I did the same as HouseofFun - I started on Elevit and ended up switching to Blackmores. Even though it does have iron in it, was much better for my digestive system

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    I used Blackmores Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Gold and became anaemic, so it can't have too much iron in it! I've been taking an iron extra supplement with it

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