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November 28th, 2012, 04:29 PM
Join Date: Mar 2012
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I am currently taking prenate mini and am concerned about its gelatin compound. I just want to know the source of this gelation ie where is it derived from? Does anyone have any idea? I have sent the pharmaceuticals an email and am waiting for their reply. I talked to my doctor about my dietary restrictions concerning gelatin and she has prescribed me a Kosher prenatal vitamin, however it does not have DHA (fish oil). Does anyone know/take any halal/kosher fish oil capsules? Please let me know, thanks!
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November 29th, 2012, 01:07 PM
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I have run into this with a lot of supplements... the only way to really know is ask the manufacturer, but so far the ones I've asked have confirmed that it's mixed gelatin including pork. The prenatal I took when I was pregnant was from NatureMade, they have both tablet and capsule form. The capsule one has gelatin, the tablet one doesn't. A lot of capsule pills have gelatin which makes up the capsule and some tablets have it as a binder, but lately I've been able to find more that are vegetarian. I don't take fish oil but I do take a vegetarian flax seed oil supplement made by "HealthFromTheSun."

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