The ultimate support in the Pregnacare range
Pregnacare Max offers the ultimate formula in the range for mums-to-be who want the maximum nutritional support from Pregnacare. This advanced formula helps to safeguard daily intake of important nutrients during pregnancy. The dual pack provides 400µg folic acid the exact level recommended by the UK Department of Health, incorporating the special, readily bioavailable form L-Methylfolate. 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.
It includes other essential vitamins and minerals, including 10µg vitamin D as advised by the UK Department of Health during pregnancy and breast-feeding and 500mg calcium. The pack also contains a 300mg Omega-3 DHA capsule. Maternal intake of DHA supports normal foetal brain and eye development**. Pregnacare Max tablets have been carefully formulated by experts to safeguard nutritional requirements during all of pregnancy.
It is important to follow the directions and take the recommended TWO Pregnacare Max tablets per day, to ensure that you obtain the recommended level of 400µg folate (folic acid).
Provides a daily intake of 10µg Vitamin D as recommended by the UK Department of Health for all pregnant and breast-feeding women.
Important: some pregnancy formulas do not include the exact 10µg vitamin D as advised by the UK Department of Health during pregnancy and breast-feeding.
Produced in Britain to high GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) quality standards.
Plus High Purity Omega-3 capsule
Research increasingly shows the importance of essential fatty acids in the development of babies and infants. Each capsule provides 300mg DHA (Docosahexaenoic Acid), the level recommended by international experts†† (ISSFAL). Maternal intake of DHA contributes to normal foetal brain and eye development.**
High quality GMP grade fish oil, certified for sustainability by Friend of the Sea.
A special, carefully balanced range of nutrients for pregnancy
Special nutritional support with L-Methylfolate, a readily available form of Folic Acid.
At recommended levels
Provides the UK Department of Health daily recommended levels of 400µg folic acid and 10µg vitamin D.
Brain & eye development
With 300mg DHA to contribute to normal foetal brain and eye development**.
Includes 500mg calcium to help maintain normal bones and teeth with supporting nutrients, Vitamin D and Magnesium.
Iron and vitamins B6 & B12 to help contribute to normal red blood cell formation.
Supporting range of nutrients
Wide range of supporting micro-nutrients including Inositol, L-Arginine and Betacarotene.
††Journal of the American College of Nutrition, Vol. 18, No. 5, 487-489 (1999)
** A beneficial effect is obtained with a daily intake of 200mg DHA in addition to the recommended daily intake of omega-3 fatty acids for adults.
This product is designed for women of child-bearing age.
*The beneficial effect is obtained with a supplemental folic acid daily intake of 400µg for at least one month before and up to three months after conception.