Your child is likely getting all the vitamins and minerals she needs through a healthful diet.
Talk with your health care provider if you think your child needs a multivitamin.
If you do use vitamins, follow the age guidelines and package directions. Giving your child too many vitamins can cause serious health problems.
Allina Health's Patient Education Department, Guide for the Care of Children: Ages Birth to 5 Years Old, fifth edition. To avoid awkward sentences, instead of referring to your child as "he/she" or "him/her," this guide will alternate between "he" or she" and "him" or "her."
Allina Health's Patient Education Department experts, including the Pediatric Department of Allina Health Coon Rapids Clinic