Nature Made Postnatal + DHA Softgels, 60 Count, Support for Breastfeeding Moms† (Packaging May Vary)
Nature Made Postnatal Multi Plus 200 mg DHA
After your baby arrives, it is important to keep nutritional care top of mind for you and your growing baby. Energy requirements are higher during lactation, and certain nutrients are needed in adequate amounts to support the energy demands while nursing your baby. Postnatal supplementation can help to fill in nutrient gaps and support the enhanced nutrition needs of nursing moms.†
Nature Made Postnatal Multi + 200 mg DHA contains similar nutrients found in Nature Made Prenatal + DHA softgels. Our postnatal formula contains higher amounts of some key vitamins including A, C, D and E. There are also B vitamins present help to support cellular energy production† and help meet the increased energy demands. Nature Made Postnatal also provides 200 mg of DHA, the omega-3 fatty acid that may help support fetal brain and eye development at levels recommended for nutritional support while nursing your baby.†
Nature Made Prenatal and Postnatal multivitamins are free of preservatives, synthetic dyes and gluten, and our Prenatal Multi + DHA softgel multivitamin is clinically proven for absorption into the body(1), so you can provide daily nutritional support for yourself and your developing baby with confidence.†
Specially formulated to provide the essential building blocks that mothers and babies need in just one tablet or softgel a day, Nature Made Prenatal and Postnatal multivitamins contain folic acid, iron, zinc, and vitamin D, as well as other essential nutrients.†
Our Prenatal Multi + DHA and Postnatal Multi + DHA softgels are formulated with the essential omega-3 fatty acid DHA, which may help support fetal brain and eye development. A postnatal multivitamin is specially formulated to support the enhanced nutritional recommendations for nursing moms and their babies.†
How long should I continue taking Nature Made Postnatal + 200 mg DHA?
Consult your doctor about starting a postnatal supplement right after your pregnancy, whether you are nursing or not. However, it is very important to continue to meet your nutrient needs while nursing your baby. The Nature Made Postnatal + 200 mg DHA supplement supports mom and helps her have the proper nutrition complement to pass through to her growing baby.† You can continue to take Postnatal after you stop nursing your baby or switch to Nature Made Multi For Her.
What if I'm still nursing but want to become pregnant again?
Consult your doctor about your supplement routine. You can continue taking the postnatal supplement since it provides all the key nutrients in our prenatal supplement, such as folic acid and iron, as well as higher amounts of some key nutrients such as vitamin D. However, if you do become pregnant, it is best to switch to our Nature Made Prenatal softgel with DHA.
- No Synthetic Dyes.
- No Artificial Flavors.
- No Yeast or Starch.
- Gluten Free.
When to Take
Take one softgel daily, with a meal. For easier swallowing, take with water before and during ingestion.
If you are taking medication, facing surgery, have bleeding problems, or undergoing any other treatment which may affect the ability of blood to clot, consult your physician before using this product.
† These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
(1) Folic acid and iron.