Elevit is formulated to meet the increased needs of mother to be, provide growing baby with the best possible nutritional support during it's development - from conception, through conception and onto breastfeeding.
Elevit with iodine will help reduce the likelihood of neural tube defects which can lead to spina bifida. It also assists in prevention of dietary iron deficiency.
Take one tablet daily, or as directed by your Healthcare Professional. Take Elevit with Iodine if possible for at least one month before pregnancy, throughout pregnancy and the breast-feeding period.
Do not take Elevit with Iodine if: 1. you have had an allergic reaction to Elevit with Iodine, or any of the Ingredients in Elevit with Iodine. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include swelling, itching, rash or breathing difficulties. 2. you have kidney disease 3. you have excessive amounts of vitamin D, calcium or iron in your blood 4. your body cannot process copper or large amounts of iron 5. the package is torn or shows signs of tampering 6. the expiry date printed on the pack has passed. If you take this medicine after the expiry date has passed, it may not work as well. If you are not sure if you should be taking ELEVIT with IODINE, talk to your pharmacist, midwife or doctor. Do not give Elevit with Iodine to children. Elevit with Iodine is only for women who are trying to become pregnant, and those who are pregnant or breastfeeding. Please talk to your healthcare professional if you have any concerns prior to use.