Thorne Basic Prenatal

by Thorne

Basic Prenatal is a comprehensive formula designed for the special nutritional needs of pregnancy.

It contains nutrients in their most easily absorbed and utilized forms that are essential for the mother and child. Sometimes prenatal formulas can cause nausea; however, because of the use of moderate amounts of highly bioavailable nutrients, Basic Prenatal is easy on the stomach.

Recommended Use or Purpose:
Multi-vitamin and mineral supplement for pregnant and breastfeeding women. Helps to form red blood cells and helps in their proper function. Helps to reduce the risk of neural tube defects when taken daily at least three months prior to becoming pregnant and during early pregnancy. Helps to support normal early fetal development. Helps to support normal early development of the fetal brain and spinal cord. 

Recommended Dose (for pregnant and breastfeeding women): 
Take 1 capsule two times daily or as recommended by your health professional. Take with food. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or natural health products.

Medicinal Ingredients Per Capsule:

  • Calcium (Calcium Citrate Malate) 60 mg
  • Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 50 mg
  • Magnesium (Magnesium Citrate Malate) 30 mg
  • Iron (Iron (II) Bisglycinate) (Ferrochel®)† 15 mg
  • Vitamin E (d-Alpha Tocopheryl Acid Succinate) (16.67 IU) 11.2 mg AT
  • Niacinamide 10 mg
  • Zinc (Zinc Bisglycinate) (TRAACS®)†† 8.3 mg
  • Pantothenic Acid (Calcium D-Pantothenate) 6 mg
  • Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxal 5’-Phosphate, Calcium Salt) 4 mg
  • Thiamine (Thiamine Hydrochloride) 1.67 mg
  • Manganese (Manganese (II) Bisglycinate) (TRAACS®)†† 1.67 mg
  • Riboflavin (Riboflavin 5’-Phosphate Sodium) 1.67 mg
  • Copper (Copper (II) Bisglycinate) (TRAACS®)†† 667 mcg
  • Beta-carotene (1,000 IU) 600 mcg
  • Boron (Boron Glycinate) (Bororganic™)††† 334 mcg
  • Folate (L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolic Acid, Glucosamine Salt) 333 mcg
  • Vitamin A (Vitamin A Palmitate) (666.67 IU) 201 mcg RAE
  • Vitamin B12 (Methylcobalamin) 67 mcg
  • Iodine (Potassium Iodide) 50 mcg
  • Vitamin K1 34 mcg
  • Chromium (Chromium (III) Nicotinate Glycinate) (TRAACS®)†† 34 mcg
  • Molybdenum (Molybdenum Glycinate) (TRAACS®)†† 17 mcg
  • Biotin 16.7 mcg
  • Selenium (Selenomethionine) 16.7 mcg
  • Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) (333.3 IU) 8.3 mcg


Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Calcium Laurate, and Silicon Dioxide.

*Results may vary from person to person