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Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA 60 ea

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Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea
 
4.4

(based on 9 reviews)

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    (7)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

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75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

No Pros

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (3)
  • Maternity (3)
  • Women (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Parent of two or more children (3)

Reviewed by 9 customers

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5.0

perfect for me

By EK

from New York

describe yourself Parent of Two or More Children

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Keeps Well
  • No Constipation

Cons

    Best Uses

    • prenatal women

    Comments about Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea:

    Perfect gel caplet easy to swallow and pairs well with my prenatal vitamin

    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    DHA is vegetarian, but the capsule ISN'T

    By Greenafton

    from Kansas City

    describe yourself Parent of Two or More Children

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • EASY TO SWALLOW
    • Good Quality
    • Vegetarian dha

    Cons

    • Capsule is NOT vegetarian
    • Contains gelatin

    Best Uses

    • Maternity
    • Non-fish dha

    Comments about Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea:

    I really like this product, however was disappointed to find out upon receiving the product that the capsule is NOT vegetarian and contains gelatin. I think it's great that the DHA is not fish oil based, but wish the capsule didn't contain gelatin. I know they make another DHA that is completely vegetarian friendly (as I have taken it with previous pregnancies), but drugstore.com does not carry it.

    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Easy Way to Get DHA

    By legallybrunette10

    from Alexandria, VA

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easily Stowed
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea:

        I am not an expecting parent, but this has a higher DHA content than the normal Spectrum DHA product - so far have been very happy with it!

        (9 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

         
        2.0

        Not sure if this has EPA

        By farrellcat

        from madison, wi

        describe yourself First Time Parent

        See all my reviews

        Comments about Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea:

        First, if they go through the trouble to get the DHA from a non-fish source, why not use a gelatin free capsule, so that this could be a completely vegetarian product?

        Second, and more importantly, my doctor told me that DHA cannot cross the placenta unless it is paired with EPA. The online supplement facts say that there is a small amount of EPA in each capsule, but the facts on the actual bottle when it arrivied did not list EPA. This makes me concerned that I have been wasting my money taking these pills. I am going to look for something that has a higher content of EPA and that states the content of EPA on the bottle, to ensure that the DHA is crossing the placenta and getting to my baby.

         
        5.0

        Great

        By momma

        from Rochester NY

        describe yourself First Time Parent, Medical Professional

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Maternity

            Comments about Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea:

            Great. small, easy to swallow, plant sourced DHA, no flavor, doesnt upset my stomach.

             
            5.0

            Better alternative to Expecta

            By mhcgrl

            from Greenfield, MA

            describe yourself Parent of Two or More Children

            See all my reviews

            Pros

            • EASY TO SWALLOW
            • Good value
            • Non-fish source DHA

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Maternity

              Comments about Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea:

              I have been using this product since trying to conceive. My daughter is now 1 month and I am continuing to use it because I am breastfeeding. I did a lot of research before settling on this DHA supplement. First, I like that the DHA is non-fish sourced. Second, it is a good value. It costs a couple dollars less per 60 day supply than Expecta (Spectrum prenatal DHA is a 60 day supply and Expecta is 30 day so multiply the cost of Expecta by 2 and you come out at at LEAST 2 dollars more for Expecta).

              (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              so good

              By niu

              from CA

              describe yourself Medical Professional

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Effective

              Cons

              • Complicated To Take

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Women

              Comments about Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea:

              so good

              (2 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              It really works

              By Melinda

              from Fremont CA

              describe yourself Health Conscious

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy on Stomach
              • Easy To Swallow
              • Effective

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Women

                Comments about Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea:

                I have been taking this DHA supplement since I was 7 month pregnant. I was suspecious about its effect. She was able to turn her head to sounds at born. Now my daughter is almost 3 months old. I notice that she has very good eyes and develops well. She can recognize me and other people in the household well. Most of all, she is happy and laughs all the time.

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                yea! No fish oil!

                By kelly

                from NC

                describe yourself First Time User, Health Conscious

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Swallow
                • Simple To Take
                • Vegetarian friendly

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • TTC
                  • Women

                  Comments about Spectrum Essentials PreNatal DHA, 60 ea:

                  This product is easy to take, no burping up vitamins later! My skin and hair look amazing!

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