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Table 3 Location of advice obtained (leaflet or verbal) and vitamin supplementation obtained before and during pregnancy

From: A cross-sectional survey investigating women’s information sources, behaviour, expectations, knowledge and level of satisfaction on advice received about diet and supplements before and during pregnancy

Location Vitamins obtained Verbal advice Leaflet advice
Antenatal clinic 14 (11%) 58 (44%) 31 (23%)
Nurse @ GP surgery 0 (0%) 35 (26%) 15 (11%)
Pharmacy 63 (47%) 3 (2%) 1 (1%)
Prescription @ pharmacy 25 (19%)   
Supermarket 36 (27%)   
Internet 6 (5%)