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Did you skip your prenatals?
by Anonymous
February 18, 2013 at 1:31 PM

I started taking my prenatals at around 8 weeks. When did you start?

I sometimes skip them as well, not intentionally, because I literally KO when I say I'm just going to take a quick rest on the bed. I take them at night to avoid the upset stomach feeling. Do you sometimes forget about them?

Just wanting to see what other mom's patterns are or were like because I'm starting to get paranoid about the consequences of not taking them or starting late since I feel like I did start late. Just a little over thinking this I guess.

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  • Melbornj
    February 18, 2013 at 3:21 PM
    I never took them with any of my four little ones.
  • EvasMommy326
    February 18, 2013 at 3:22 PM
    I was taking them before pregnancy and once I got pregnant NONE of them would agree and I would puke them up so I started taking Flintstones gummies....when I remembered and I still have birth to a healthy 8 lb 1 oz baby girl
  • cat405
    by cat405
    February 18, 2013 at 3:22 PM
    I sucked at taking mine. Ny baby is perfect tho!
  • Anonymous 12
    by Anonymous 12
    February 18, 2013 at 3:22 PM

    I started taking them as soon as I knew I was pregnant. There have been nights when I forget them here or there. 

  • RunningMommaof2
    February 18, 2013 at 3:23 PM

    I took them from weeks 4 to about week 14 and then stopped. 

  • Fields456
    February 18, 2013 at 3:26 PM
    I started taking mine as soon as if our out which was 6 weeks. The ones the dr gave me made me so sick. I did some research and found an all natural and organic prenatal at te health food store. Rainbow light Organic prenatal vitamins I had no problem with them and could take ten on an empty stomach. After I had my ds I switched over to the women's one. And still love them
  • 2girlsYES
    February 18, 2013 at 3:26 PM
    Wow I didn't know that about bell peppers.
    Good to know :)


    Quoting D.O.E.:

    they make me sooooo sick. i took only folic acid for the first 3 months. 

    i am sure baby will be fine, as i did the same thing with my 2 yr old

    just try to eat healthy. a bell pepper has all the vitamins that a multivitamin has and then some


  • elliotmommytobe
    February 18, 2013 at 3:27 PM
    I literally took mine maybe 5 times while I was pregnant and my ds turnedvout perfectly healthy
  • brightonsmom12
    February 18, 2013 at 3:28 PM


    Quoting a-SiZZLe:

    I threw every brand up that they prescribed me


  • D.O.E.
    by D.O.E.
    February 18, 2013 at 3:30 PM

    and your body can absorb it easier too!!! i use bell peppers on the daily, well except right now. eating is pointless, so i have been very lazy with the cooking lately lol

    Quoting 2girlsYES:

    Wow I didn't know that about bell peppers.
    Good to know :)


    Quoting D.O.E.:

    they make me sooooo sick. i took only folic acid for the first 3 months. 

    i am sure baby will be fine, as i did the same thing with my 2 yr old

    just try to eat healthy. a bell pepper has all the vitamins that a multivitamin has and then some



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