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Pregnant taking iron, calcium and vitamin supplements. Anything to be done for child s brain development?

hello there! My wife is now in 7th month of her pregnancy. She is currently having her iron, calcium & vitamine supplements regularly. Also, her weight is increased by 7 kgs since the 0 month. So please, guide if anything else is required in addition to her current takings? Also suggest me something for my baby's brain development.
Asked On : Tue, 9 Apr 2013
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Cardiologist 's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

No need to take anything special - the foetus will usurp its needs from maternal blood, even at the expense of its mother.
Less medicines, the better
She is already taking iron and vitamins / nothing more is needed.
Normal diet / regular follow up with obstetrician - is all that is needed..

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Sat, 13 Apr 2013
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OBGYN Dr. Richa Agarwal's  Response
Thanks for your query.
Nutritional supplement for baby brin development are-
1) Folic acid 2)Zinc 3)Omega3 fatty acid 4)DHA 5)Iodine 6)No alcohol consumption.
Take proper and balaced diet.
Take proper sleep and rest.
Take care.
Answered: Sat, 13 Apr 2013
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