Natal 8 Plus provides the same one-a-day capsule as Natal 8 but also provides an additional one-a-day Fish Oil capsule that is rich in Omega 3 DHA and Vitamin D.
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. Folate contributes to maternal tissue growth during pregnancy.
Folate, Iron and Vitamin B12 and have a role in the process of cell division. Vitamin C increases Iron absorption, and along with B vitamins contributes to normal immune function. Zinc contributes to normal DNA synthesis and to normal fertility and reproduction. Omega 3 DHA contributes to normal foetal brain and eye development. Vitamin D contributes to the normal absorption and utilisation of Calcium and Phosphorus, normal function of the immune system and has a role in the process of cell division.
Each daily dose (1 of each capsule) provides
Folic acid 400μg 200%
Vitamin C 100mg 125%
(as Magnesium ascorbate)
Vitamin B12 100μg 4000%
(as Methyl B12)
Vitamin B6 6mg 428%
Iron 5mg 36%
Zinc 5mg 50%
Fish Oil 1200mg
ProvidingTotal Omega 3 720mg
Vitamin D3 10μg 200%
Vitamin E 5mg 41%
*NRV = Nutrient ReferenceValue
INGREDIENTS: Multinutrient capsule: Magnesium Ascorbate, Zinc
ascorbate , Lactobacillus bulgaricus, Ferrous fumarate,
Dicalcium phosphate, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Pyridoxine
stearate, 5-Methyltetrahydrofolic Glucosamine, Methylcobalamin.
Capsule shell: Hydroxypropylmethyl Cellulose
Fish Oil capsule: Fish Oil (triglyceride), D-Alpha Tocopherol, Mixed
Oil, DL-AlphaTocopherol. Capsule shell: FishGelatin,Glycerol BP
The Department of Health’s Chief Medical Officer recommends all pregnant and breastfeeding women should take a daily supplement containing 10μg of vitamin D.