One tablet daily provides:

A *
(50% as Beta Carotene)
E ( dl -alpha tocopheryl acetate)
C (ascorbic acid)
Folic Acid
B 1 (thiamine mononitrate)
B 2 riboflavin
B 6 (pyridoxine hydrochloride)
B 12 cyanocobalamin
Pantothenic Acid (calcium pantothenate)
5,000 IU

400 IU
30 IU
120 mg
1 mg
3 mg
3.4 mg
10 mg
20 mg
12 mcg
30 mcg
10 mg
Calcium (calcium carbonate)
Iodine (potassium iodide)
Iron (ferrous fumarate)
Magnesium (magnesium oxide)
Copper (cupric oxide)
Zinc (zinc oxide)
Chromium (chromium chloride)
Molybdenum (sodium molybdate)
Manganese (manganese sulfate)
Selenium (sodium selenate)
200 mg
150 mcg
27 mg
25 mg
2 mg
25 mg
25 mcg
25 mcg
5 mg
20 mcg
* Input as vitamin A acetate and beta carotene

MATERNA contains no artificial dyes, flavors or added sweeteners.


To provide vitamin and mineral supplementation prior to conception, throughout pregnancy and during the postnatal period for both the lactating and nonlactating mother.


Before, during and after pregnancy, one tablet daily, or as directed by a physician.

WARNING:   Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under six. Keep this product out of the reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.


Federal law prohibits dispensing without prescription.


Folic acid may partially correct the hematological damage due to vitamin B 12 deficiency of pernicious anemia, while the associated neurological damage progresses. In rare instances, allergic hypersensitivity has been reported following administration of folic acid.

NOTICE:   Contact with moisture may produce surface discoloration or erosion of the tablet.


MATERNA is available as oblong-shaped, scored, sand-colored, film-coated tablets, engraved with "M" to the left of the score and "55" to the right of the score on one side of each tablet and "MATERNA" on the other side, in bottles of 100, NDC 0005-5586-11.

Store at room temperature, approximately 25°C; avoid excess heat. Dispense in well-closed, light-resistant container.

A child-resistant safety cap is provided as a safeguard against accidental ingestion by children.

Questions or Comments:  1-800-999-9384

Manufactured by:


American Cyanamid Company

Pearl River, NY 10965


NOTE: These photos can be used only for identification by shape, color, and imprint. They do not depict actual or relative size.

The product samples shown here have been supplied by the manufacturer and reproduced in full color by PDR as a quick-reference identification aid. While every effort has been made to assure accurate reproduction, please remember that any visual identification should be considered preliminary. In cases of poisoning or suspected overdosage, the drug' identity should be verified by chemical analysis.