Can the vitamin geritol mess up your birth control ?

Not Medical Advice: According to Geritol, there is, unfortunately, no evidence that specifically taking Geritol® can increase your fertility or your chances of getting pregnant. They don't make any fertility claims, and they’re not quite sure how the rumor got started.

Geritol® multivitamin contains 16 mg of elemental iron per tablet, or 90% of the daily value for iron, in the form of carbonyl iron. Carbonyl is a lesser known and gentler form of iron when compared to more common iron salts, such as ferrous sulfate and ferrous gluconate.

Geritol also contains close to 100% RDA of many essential vitamins and minerals. To learn more supplement facts and product info, visit

Birth control is any method used to prevent pregnancy. There are many different methods of birth control including c0ndoms, IUDs, birth control pills, the rhythm method, vasectomy, and tubal ligation.

Get more information about Contraception Types and Methods at WebMD.

Tip! Learn How to Effectively Use Your Birth Control Pills from HealthyWomen.

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