A study on fertility has revealed the role played by vitamins in helping woman conceive.
The success rate was almost 60% among women who consumed vitamin pills during fertility treatment. This was not the case among those who did not take vitamin supplements.
The report underlined that those undergoing fertility treatment had a greater chance of conception if they consumed a daily dose of Pregnacare Conception, made by Vitabiotics,
Among women who consumed vitamin pills for four weeks, 60% confirmed pregnancy compared to 25% who took only folic acid.
Those women who plan to start a family should take a specially-formulated prenatal micronutrient supplement including folic acid and vitamin B12.
"There is a large body of evidence establishing the relationship between placental development, foetal growth, pregnancy outcomes and adequate nutrition, particularly vitamin intake", experts said.