For pregnant women in order to:
- reduce the risk of preterm birth,
- support proper development of the child, in particular brain and vision,
- supplement nutrients important for a healthy pregnancy.
It contains more vitamin D and DHA from algae (Life’s DHA®)*. It has been proven that the intake of 500 mg of DHA per day, which is equal to the amount contained in Omegamed® Optima Forte, reduces the risk of premature birth by more than 85%**.
What is unique in Omegamed® Optima Forte:
• 100% implementation of the recommendations
Omegamed® Optima Forte is a product ideally suited to the needs of pregnant women in Poland.
It contains 5 recommended essential components, which in accordance with the Recommendations of Experts, should be supplemented by pregnant women in Poland: DHA, folic acid, vitamin D, iodine and iron. Omegamed® Optima Forte is enriched with additional amounts of DHA and vitamin D.
DHA supports normal development of the child, in particular brain and eyes, reduces the risk of developing allergies and asthma, and forms the immunity. Higher levels of DHA additionally protects baby by reducing the risk of preterm birth before 34 weeks of gestation by more than 85%**.
Vitamin D supports normal growth and development of bones and also strengthens the immune system. Pregnant women are particularly vulnerable to vitamin D deficiency, which is caused by improper diet and reduced sun exposure (natural source of vitamin D).
Folate (Actifolin™ + folic acid)
Daily intake of folic acid reduces risk of malformations of the nervous system, known as neural tube defects. As it turns out, not all women have opportunity to acquire folates from folic acid, which are essential for the baby. This problem may affect up to 50% of women. The best solution for this problem is specially developed, patented, highly digestible, active form of folate – Actifolin™.
Iodine supports proper growth of the baby and healthy pregnancy.
Iron reduces the risk of anemia in pregnant women and in the child after birth.
• 100% innovation
Omegamed® Optima Forte contains unique, patented forms of DHA from algae (Life’s DHA®), vitamin D (Acti D3®), iron (Actiferol Fe®) and additional source of folate (Actifolin ™). That provides excellent tolerance (not intensifies nausea) and high bioavailability of all active ingredients. New, smaller capsules are easy to swallow.
*vs. Omegamed® Optima
**PLEASE NOTE! Effects should not be generalized to other formulations with similar composition. The study was conducted on Life’s DHA®. Pregnant women took 500 mg of DHA per day, which is what contains Omegamed® Optima Forte.
**Carlson S.E. i wsp. Am J Clin Nutr 2013.