FAQ

Medical FAQs

  • How is Principal 6 different from other fertility supplements on the market today?
    Each of the 6 core ingredients in Principal 6 Fertility have research that supports female fertility.

    • DHEA has been shown to have a beneficial a beneficial effect on ovarian reserves for poor-responder patients on IVF treatment and have improved embryo quality. Women taking DHEA also have higher birth rates.
    • CoEnzyme Q 10 has been shown to improve ovarian response as well as sperm quality, which increases pregnancy rates.
    • Myo-inositol supports ovulatory function and improves egg quality.
    • Tetrahydrofolate is the biologically active form of folate. Studies show that preconception intake of can not only increase fertility but is also shown to decrease risk of neural tube defects (defects of the brain, spinal cord, or spine.)
    • Vitamin D3 has antioxidant properties to help with ovulatory function and improved IVF and pregnancy rates.
    • Krill Oil also has antioxidant properties to help with ovulatory function and improved IVF and pregnancy rates.
  • Is Principal 6 Fertility safe to take during fertility treatments?
    Many of the studies used to develop Principal 6 Fertility were based on reproductive health research looking at the success of these ingredients during IVF treatments. However, Principal 6 Fertility is an herbal-nutritional supplement and not a drug. It is important to talk with your physician before taking any supplement or undergoing any fertility treatment.
  • When in my cycle should I start taking Principal 6?
    You can start taking P6 immediately. Where you are in your cycle will not will not impact the success of our supplement.
  • What is the recommended dosage of Principal 6 Fertility?

    Take 5 capsules of Principal 6 Fertility daily as part of your fertility supplement regimen. Research has shown that optimal results can be achieved when taken for 90 days or more. Best results are achieved when taken daily, not sporadically.

    Based on the recommendations of ACOG, the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, we also advise that you take a complete prenatal vitamin that includes folate, like Principal 6 Prenatal, for at least three months before a planned pregnancy, throughout pregnancy and while breastfeeding.

  • How many bottles of Principal 6 Fertility should you purchase?
    Since studies have shown that optimal results are achieved after 90, we recommend you order a three month supply (3 bottles). With any order of a three month supply of Principal 6 Fertility, we will include a complimentary three month supply of our Principal 6 Prenatal supplement. Once you have conceived, we recommend continued use of the Principal 6 Prenatal supplement throughout your pregnancy and while breastfeeding. Both Principal 6 Fertility and Principal 6 Prenatal supplement can be ordered via auto-ship.
  • How long does it take to see the benefits of Principal 6 Fertility?
    Studies have shown the optimal results are achieved after 90 days. However, the preconception benefits may be experienced immediately when used in conjunction with a complete prenatal vitamin, such as Principal 6 Prenatal supplement. It is safe to continue to use Principal 6 Fertility if conception takes longer than 3 months. We recommend daily use of Principal 6 Fertility for best results.
  • Does Principal 6 Help With PCOS?
    Yes, one of the six core ingredients in Principal 6 Fertility is Myo-inositol.  It has been shown in numerous studies to improve ovulatory function and fertility. 
  • Does Principal 6 Help With Low Progesterone?
    Yes, studies have shown that Omega 3 fatty acids can support low hormone production.  One of the core ingredients in Principal 6 Fertility is krill oil.  The components of this Omega 3 fatty acid have been found to be essential for follicle structure and function and for hormone production. They have been found to directly increase progesterone secretion; they enhance uterine and ovarian blood flow by increasing the ratio of prostacyclin to thromboxane.
  • Are there any harmful side effects to taking Principal 6 Fertility?

    As with any herbal supplement, we recommend that you discuss taking Principal 6 Fertility with your doctor. Additionally, if you are on prescription fertility drugs like clomid, discuss with your doctor before taking any herbal supplement.

    Principal 6 Fertility is an iron containing supplement, so keep out of the reach of children to prevent accidental iron overdose. In case of accidental overdose, call 911 or poison control. Do not use if tamper seal is broken or missing.

    Principal 6 Fertility contains DHEA. DHEA can cause some side effects including acne, hair loss, facial hair growth, stomach upset, and high blood pressure, and a deeper voice. DHEA is a hormone that can affect how estrogen works in the body. If you have any condition that might be made worse by exposure to estrogen, such as breast cancer, uterine cancer, ovarian cancer, endometriosis, or uterine fibroids don’t use DHEA. If you have diabetes, monitor your blood sugar carefully. There is some concern that patients with a history of depression and bipolar disorder might have some mental side effects if they use DHEA.

  • Can you take Principal 6 Fertility when you are pregnant?

    Principal 6 is not recommended for women who are already pregnant, nursing, or believe may be pregnant because of the DHEA included in the supplement. Do not use if you are breastfeeding, pregnant, or suspect you may be pregnant. Do not use if tamper seal is missing or broken.

    We recommend you take a complete prenatal supplement, like Principal 6 Prenatal, during the preconception period, once you become pregnant and while breastfeeding.

  • How can you be assured of quality?
    The core ingredients of Principal 6 Fertility are backed by research which supports reproductive health. Additionally, Principal 6 Fertility was developed and manufactured in the United States where all of the facilities and equipment are FDA inspected for compliance.

General FAQs

  • What payment options do you accept?
    We accept PayPal, VISA, American Express, Discover and MasterCard
  • How long does it take to receive my order?
    Orders completed before 2 PM on a business day will leave our facility on the same day. (All time is in Central time.) The length of time it takes for your shipment to arrive at the destination will depend on the shipment method you choose in the checkout process.

    Orders completed after 2 PM on a business day will leave our facility on the next business day. Please note that if you place an order after 2 PM on a Friday, these orders, as well as orders placed on weekends, will leave our facility on the following Monday in most cases.

    Our facility is closed on the following major U.S. holidays:

    New Year’s Day

    Memorial Day

    Independence Day

    Labor Day

    Thanksgiving Day

    Christmas Day

    Orders placed on these holidays above, as well as those placed after 2 pm on the day before these holidays, will be shipped out on the next business day.

  • I want to track my order. Which shipping method should I choose?
    All UPS options and USPS Express Mail are more likely to arrive on time than USPS Priority Mail. USPS does not guarantee on-time arrival of Priority Mail.
  • I need my order as soon as possible. Which shipping method should I choose?
    All UPS options and USPS Express Mail are more likely to arrive on time than USPS Priority Mail. USPS does not guarantee on-time arrival of Priority Mail.
  • What is your return policy?
    Principal 6 Fertility is a dietary supplement and meant to be ingested. There are no returns or exchanges. If you believe there is a defect or problem with the product when you receive it, please contact us through the form on our Contact Us page.
  • How can I contact Principal 6 Fertility?
    You can contact us through the form on our Contact Us page.
  • Do you ship overseas?
    Yes