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Can I take Iron and Zinc supplement at a time during pregnancy ?

I am pregnant .My doctor advised me One Iron supplement liquid.which contains Zinc also.I heard that Iron and Zinc should not taken be at a time.Kindly advised me.If possible give me some Brand name for Calcium supplement and iron supplement.If anything needed more can advised me(Vitamine ,amino acid,omega 3 fatty acid if needed.)
Wed, 4 May 2011
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hi welcome to health care magic.there is no problem in taking zinc and iron together.for iron liq. rubired or T.heamsic for calcium tripple cal
General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
Hi,thanks for query.There is no problem in taking both of them together.You should also take calcium also .Please also take good diet along with medicines.Please keep in touch with your doctor on regular basis.bye and take care.I will not suggest any brand name as it varies from city.
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