PreferaOB Vitamin Information
PreferaOB® is a brand of prenatal vitamins available with a prescription only. The line includes the following products:
- PreferaOB -- a basic prenatal vitamin that comes in a small, easy-to-swallow tablet
- PreferaOB+DHATM -- a basic prenatal vitamin in a small, easy-to-swallow tablet, along with a DHA supplement in a softgel capsule
- PreferaOB ONETM -- a combination of a basic prenatal vitamin plus DHA in one softgel capsule.
PreferaOB is given as a nutritional supplement in women who have increased needs for important vitamins and minerals during pregnancy, when trying to conceive, or while breastfeeding.
This product is taken once daily. Taking it with food may help lessen nausea and stomach upset. While it can be an important part of a woman's nutritional diet, PreferaOB may not be the best vitamin for some women. Make sure to give your healthcare provider information on your medical history, especially if you have any allergies, anemia, or a bleeding disorder, before taking this vitamin.
(Click PreferaOB for more information on this prescription vitamin, including how to take it, potential side effects, and why it may not be appropriate for some women.)