Blackmores Conceive Well Gold

Conceive Well™ Gold

A formulation of essential nutrients to help prepare for healthy conception.

Overview

Blackmores Conceive Well™ Gold provides essential nutrients, including folic acid, iodine, iron, Omega-3 and CoQ10 needed for healthy conception.

Why use

  • Supplies nutrients that support normal ovulation and are associated with healthy conception
  • Provides nutrients involved in very early stage of foetal development

The Blackmores difference

Blackmores Conceive Well™ Gold prepares the body for conception. Some of the key nutrients include:
  • Antioxidants - are important for women attempting conception. Chances of conception increase in women with higher levels of antioxidants in the fluid surrounding their reproductive organs.
  • CoQ10 - Levels of CoQ10 decrease with age. Adequate levels of CoQ10 in the expectant mother are associated with healthy early stages of pregnancy.
  • Iodine - important for baby's normal brain development, eyesight and hearing. Optimising iodine levels before pregnancy can take up to 5 months.
  • Fish oil - is a source of omega-3 long chain fatty acids. DHA is particularly important for the normal function of the brain, and for development of normal eyesight.
  • Folic acid - Contains a daily dose of 500 µg of folic acid which may reduce the risk of neural tube defects if taken for 1 month pre-conceptually and during pregnancy.
  • Vitamin C - is needed for hormone production and may help to stimulate normal ovulation. The developing egg needs adequate vitamin C to mature. The ovary contains one of the largest ascorbic acid stores in the body.
  • Vitamin D3 - supports calcium absorption and is essential for building and maintaining healthy bones. Low vitamin D levels are common in women during pregnancy.
  • Iron - a component of haemoglobin, an essential component of red blood cells. Haemoglobin transports oxygen in the body. Having optimal haemoglobin levels helps the cells of the body receive sufficient oxygen. Early foetal brain development requires adequate iron. As many as one quarter of Australian women have below recommended intakes of iron prior to conception.
  • Zinc - essential to good health as it is involved in many enzyme reactions in every cell of the body. Adequate levels of zinc support normal conception and are essential for a healthy baby's normal growth and development.
  • B group vitamins - play an essential role in the production of energy and support normal conception.
Once you fall pregnant we recommend you switch to Blackmores Pregnancy & Breast-Feeding Gold, a premium pregnancy formulation containing vitamins, nutrients and essential fatty acids beneficial for both mother and baby.

Proudly Supporting

Blackmores proudly supports the Australian Thyroid Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation supporting optimal thyroid health. Visit www.thyroidfoundation.com.au for more information

Active ingredients per tablet

Iodine

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Iodine is an essential trace element and is an integral part of the thyroid hormone, thyroxine, required for normal growth and metabolism.

An adequate intake of iodine is particularly important for pregnant and breastfeeding women when infants are entirely dependent on their mother's intake of iodine for normal growth and brain development.

Foods containing iodine include seawater fish, shellfish, seaweeds and iodised salt.

Folic acid

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A water-soluble B group vitamin, folate is involved in the synthesis of DNA and RNA and the activation of vitamin B12 into it's active form.

Folic acid is found in fresh green leafy vegetables, broccoli, mushrooms, legumes, nuts and fortified cereals.

Copper

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Copper is a mineral involved in a number of functions in the body including haemoglobin production and the utilisation of glucose and iron.

Food sources of copper include oysters, other shellfish and legumes.

Vitamin B2

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Riboflavin (vitamijn B2) is a water-soluble vitamin involved in ATP production and the metabolism of many of the other B group vitamins. Food sources include almonds, mushrooms and wild rice.

Vitamin B2 supplements may change urine colour to bright yellow.This is harmless and temporary.

Vitamin B1

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Thiamine (vitamin B1) is a water-soluble nutrient required for converting carbohydrates into energy.

Food sources include whole grains, beans, nuts, sunflower seeds, pork and beef.

Manganese

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Manganese is an essential trace mineral that is a co-factor in many of the body's enzymes, including superoxide dismutase. Manganese can be found in hazelnuts, blackberries, pineapple, lentils, beans and whole grains.

Zinc

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Zinc is an essential trace element that plays a role in every living cell in the body. There are also around 300 enzymes that need zinc for healthy function.

Zinc containing foods include meat, eggs, seafood- especially oysters, whole grains and seeds.

Nicotinamide

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Also called niacin; nicotinamide (vitamin B3) is a water-soluble nutrient involved in energy production and carbohydrate metabolism.

Legumes, peanuts, wheat bran, and fish are all sources of vitamin B3.

Iron

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Iron is an essential mineral and an important component of proteins, such as haemoglobin, involved in oxygen transport and metabolism.

Iron containing foods include lean red meat, poultry, fish, oysters, dried fruit, legumes, beetroot, whole grains and tofu.

Vitamin B6

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Pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6) is a water-soluble nutrient involved in the production of proteins, neurotransmitters and haemoblobin. Whole grains, legumes, bananas, seeds, nuts and potatoes are good sources of vitamin B6.

Vitamin B12

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Cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12) is an essential water-soluble nutrient needed for protein and DNA synthesis, folate metabolism, and red blood cell production.

Food sources of vitamin B12 include egg yolk, fish, beef, milk and cheese.

Magnesium

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Magnesium is an essential nutrient that plays a role in over 300 enzymatic reactions in the body and plays a role in a large number of biological processes.

Magnesium containing foods include green leafy vegetables, nuts, cocoa and whole grains.

Ascorbic acid

200 mg

Calcium ascorbate dihydrate

363 mg

Vitamin C

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Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a water-soluble antioxidant nutrient involved in many biological processes in the body.

Vitamin C is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, great sources are capsicums, blackcurrants, oranges and strawberries.

Selenium

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Selenium is a trace element that acts a cofactor of antioxidant enzymes.

Selenium makes it's way into the food chain through incorporation into plants from soil, leading to a variation in the amount of selenium in human adults around the world depending on the selenium content of the soils and crops in different locations.

Selenium food sources include brewer's yeast, wheat germ, fish, seafood, Brazil nuts and garlic.

Biotin

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Biotin is a water-soluble nutrient belonging to the B group vitamins. Food sources of biotin include cheese, cauliflower and eggs.

Vitamin B5

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Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) is involved in the metaboloism of fats and carbohydrates for energy production.

Vitamin B5 is found in sunflower seeds, peas, beans (except green beans), poultry and whole grains.

Active ingredients per capsule

Fish oil

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Containing omega-3 marine triglycerides approx. 165 mg as:


  • Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) 125 mg

  • Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) 25 mg

Vitamin E

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Vitamin E is a fat-soluble nutrient that exists in 8 different isomers (forms) of vitamin E alpha-, beta-, gamma-, and delta-tocopherol; and alpha-, beta-, gamma-, and delta-tocotrienol. It's main action is as an antioxidant which is responsible for many of it's functions in the body. Vitamin E is found in cold-pressed vegetable oils, nuts and seeds.

Ubidecarenone
(coenzyme Q10)

60 mg

Vitamin D

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Cholecalciferol (vitamin D) is a fat-soluble nutrient that is manufactured in the skin through the action of sunlight. Vitamin D regulates calcium and phosphate metabolism which is important in the maintainence of bone health.

Betacarotene

Betacarotene

Betacarotene is a fat soluble antioxidant found in fruits and vegetables- particularly carrots.

Also called provitamin A, betacarotene is converted into vitamin A in the body.

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 capsule and 1 tablet daily with a meal, or as professionally prescribed. Ideally taken up to six months before conception.

Contraindications and cautions

  • This product contains selenium which is toxic in high doses. A daily dose of 150 µg for adults of selenium from dietary supplements should not be exceeded
  • Consult your healthcare professional before use if you have had renal calculi (kidney stones). Ascorbic acid may increase the risk of recurrence of calcium oxalate calculi
  • Not to be taken if on warfarin therapy without medical advice
  • Consult your healthcare professional before use if suffering from a thyroid condition
  • Do not exceed the stated dose of folic acid except on medical advice. If you have had a baby with a neural tube defect you should seek specific medical advice
  • Not to be taken with Blackmores Pregnancy & Breast-Feeding Gold, Blackmores I-Folic™, Blackmores Folate, or other folic acid containing supplements
  • Not for the treatment of iron deficiency
  • Recommendation - Have a full medical check-up with your doctor before trying to conceive
  • Contains sodium sulfite

Medicine interactions

This product may interfere with certain other medications you may be taking. Click here to learn more.

Physical description

Capsule: an opaque red, unprinted, oblong-shaped soft gelatine capsule

Tablet: an opaque pink, unprinted, oval-shaped tablet
Always read the label. Use only as directed.
Hi there, I intend to start taking Conceive well soon. It is alright to take it during periods? And also during the ovulating period and lutheal phase of ovulation? Kindly help. Thanks.
Anonymous
Anonymous 23 May 2015
I just started to consume this Blackmores Gold just now. After I took the capsule and pill after my meal, I started to feel uncomfortable the taste in my mouth, and so after 5 mins after consuming, I vomit out everything include my meal. Even so, my mouth still have the weird taste of this supplement. I don't think I have the courage to consumer this supplement again tomorrow. Please advise me
Jennifer
Jennifer 15 May 2015
hello i have been taking these for 3+ months , now i have started trying to conceive , however its to early to tell if i have succeded should i continue to take these or stop untill i know if i am pregnant ?
Anonymous
Anonymous 13 May 2015
Hello, I purchased these tablets but they make me feel naucious when I take them together. Will it work just effectivly if taken separately? How does this product support normal ovulation? Will it affect the regularity of my periods?
Anonymous
Anonymous 03 May 2015
Hi! Im currently consuming this for the 2nd day unfortunately i fall sick with sore throat and dry coughing can i take the cough syrup ?
Anonymous
Anonymous 28 Apr 2015
What one do you take in the morning the tablet or capsule I can't see this on the box?
Anonymous
Anonymous 22 Apr 2015
When will it be restocked?
Xiaoyan
Xiaoyan 07 Apr 2015
Had an abnormally high iron level after taking this meds for 3 months before pregnancy, so i recommend a precaution to anyone who is going to take this meds.
Anonymous
Anonymous 05 Apr 2015