Table 2.

Prevalence by Type of Supplement Use

Type of Medication% Supplement Users% Total Population
Total N = 3953Total N = 8145
Any supplement use100.054.4
Multivitamin–mineral with iron59.031.8
Multivitamin–mineral without iron26.414.2
Iron supplement2.01.1
Vitamin C10.55.7
Fluoride drops or tablets12.76.9
Other7.54.0
  • Percentages weighted to represent all US live births in 1988.