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Folic Acid

FDA Approved: December 23, 1971
Pharm Company: WATSON LABS
Category: Vitamins & Supplements



Folic Acid Overview

Folic acid or folate is a B vitamin. It is also referred to as vitamin M,[4] vitamin B9,[5] vitamin Bc[6] (or folacin), pteroyl-L-glutamic acid, and pteroyl-L-glutamate.[7] The term folate is often used in the food supplement industry to denote a difference with folic acid; in chemistry, the term folate refers to the deprotonated ion and folic acid to the neutral molecule, which both co-exist in water. The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry and the International Union of Bioche...

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about side effects of folart folic acid
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hello..just call me ghie..is it safe to take folic acid folart 5mg..im just turning 21yrs old ..and i dont have the plan to get pregnant..now..i just take it..i've search vitamins needed for 20-25years old women..and i found out that folic acid is needed for my body..i take it before i sleep at night..thank u..does it have side effects? so that i can stop taking it..GODBLESS ## Hello, Ghie! How are you? The FDA lists this as a nutritional supplement and other than possibly nausea, if it's potent, no other side effects are known if you're taking the recommended dosage. Have you tested low in it?
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What Is Folic Acid Folart 5mg Capsule
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hello, i started taken now folart folic acid 5mg do you thinks this is a good start by taken folic acid? my friend told me a lot woman taken this folic acid to get ready for the pregnancy is this possible also if you taken folic acid it can help to be able to get pregnant? ## It is a nutritional supplement that is vital to your overall health. It won't help you to get pregnant, but if you are pregnant and are deficient in it, it can cause some types of birth defects. So, it is beneficial to take it, if you are planning to become pregnant soon. Are there any other questions I can help with? ## hi, my wife started to use folic acid 5 mg for 5 days now. trying to get pregnant. so is it advisable for me to have intercourse with her soon or should I wait for her body to be clean? advice....
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want to fall pregnant but have been using nur isterate as contraceptive.
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How long does it take for nur isterate wear off cos i would really like to fall pregnant soon. I have been using the injection since May 2011 to Nov 2011. should i take pills instead so that my cycle can return faster or what? i desperately need advise on this regard cos i want to have a baby. ## Have you consulted your doctor? From the time you stop the injections, you should probably allow a few months for your body to return to normal, before you try to become pregnant. It will greatly help your chances of getting pregnant and of carry a healthy baby to term. ## I've been using nur isterate for 3 years then stoped using it few months ago about for 4 months then went for another injection 2 months back, now i want to fall pregnant but i've been expiriencing some sores in virgi...
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side effect of folitrax 15 mg
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I am suffer from arthritis i take 15 mg folitrax weekly what's its side effects. I feel vomiting after take this what I can do for this ## I am suffering from SLE disease.I am taking The following medicine. tab.pan top d. tab. hcqs 200 bid.,eptoin 100mg tid.,wysolone 10mg od., ferrium xt od.,shelcal os od. and folitrax inj 7.5 mg /1 ml ones in weak. so what is The side effect for long term use The medicine.any other solution for this disease ## I have beenm diagnosed as Sero negative Remotoid arthritis. medicine prescribed - 1.HCQS 200 BD 2 Folitrax 15mg per Wk 3.Folic Acid 5 Mg Thice /Wk 4Uprise D3 60K once /Month. May I know the prognosis ands SIDE EFFECT
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what time should be take the cherifer pgm effectively
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best time to take the cherifer pgm ## Did your doctor provide any instructions? Cherifer PGM contains: Chlorella Growth Factor (CGF) 200 mg, Zn (elemental) 15 mg, taurine 200 mg, vit A 2,756 iu, vit D 400 iu, thiamine HCl 1.95 mg, riboflavin 1.95 mg, niacinamide 35 mg, pyridoxine HCl 3 mg, cyanocobalamin 3 mcg, folic acid 250 mcg, vit C 100 mg, Fe 17 mg, Ca phosphate 150 mg, Mg oxide 7.5 mg and copper sulfate 1 mg. So it is a multivitamin supplement. Some people experience some nausea when taking it, so you may want to take it a little while before eating. Due to the energy boost that vitamins can also give, it is usually best to take it in the morning, rather than at night. ## how many times do i have to take cherifer pgm a day?? ## I dont know :) ## once a day only on other site ## i ...
Updated 6 days ago.
 
B-Cobal film coated tablet - vitamin B6 n B1
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I would like to ask about mecobalamin 0.5mg (500mg) which given by my orthopedic specialist because of am having slip disc.it is also contains vitamin B6 200mg and vitamin B1 100mg. My ques is is it really helps me and safe for me to take the tablet for a long term medication? So far I have been taken 2 tablets twice a day and it is really make me feel sleepy n weak. Is it one of the side effect of the tablets? Really need to know more about the medication since just started for the past few weeks. ## May I know Vit. B-Complex cntain Vit: E-B+-Zinc-C-Folic acid is it true,tq
Updated 8 days ago.
 
all 9 d capsules
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I want to know that all9_d capsules is a folic acid capsules ## folinal 5mg & all9-d capsuls are same?
Updated 9 days ago.
 
obynal m multivitamins
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obynal m ## This is a Prenatal vitamin, commonly given to women who are trying to become pregnant, are pregnant or have recently had a baby. They contain: Vit A 5,000 iu, vit B1 3 mg, vit B2 3 mg, vit B6 10 mg, vit B12 6 mcg, vit C 100 mg, vit D 200 iu, vit E 30 iu, niacinamide 20 mg, Ca pantothenate 6 mg, folic acid 250 mcg, Fe fumarate (equiv to elemental Fe 18.95 mg) 60 mg, Ca lactate 250 mg, iodine 150 mcg, Mg 5 mg, manganese 1 mg, copper 500 mcg, Zn 500 mcg and fluoride 500 mcg. They should be taken one daily, unless you doctor has instructed you otherwise. Do you have any questions? ## is it possible to take obynal m multivitamins and folic acid folart 5mg at the same time during pregnancy? ## Is it possible to take iberet-folic during pregnancy? ## yes of course, but ask your OB ...
Updated 12 days ago.
 
Cobadex Forte Side Effects
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the side effect of cobadex forte ## Cobadex Forte is a nutritional supplement that contains a complex of B vitamins, with Folic Acid and vitamin C, it is used to treat or prevent the conditions associated with a lack of these vital nutrients. As such, however, it has not been studied for side effects, as is done for regular prescription drugs, but some people do report some nausea, after taking it. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Hi I want to ask to you that Becosule capsule and Cobadex Forte both are same. If same then which products better for uses. Cobadex Forte or Becosule capsule. And one more things ask that can we use regular basis this product without any disease. and please about the doses in a day. And mostly my face up to fungus problem and then taken the fluconazo...
Updated 17 days ago.
 
tab livogen
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i am ammu from Bangalore i had my c section last month November 4 and unfortunately my baby angel was dead after 3hours after she born i am missing her too much i even didn't see her face my doctor had told me to have livogen-z each a day after my dinner how does it helps me and can anyone pls suggest me when i can get pregnant without any problem but soon i want my baby pls tel me ## Hello, Ammu! I am so very sorry for your loss. The Livogen-Z is a nutritional supplement, it contains iron and folic acid, both of which are vital to your overall health and to your being able to have a healthy pregnancy. As to when you can get pregnant again, what has your doctor advised? It's very difficult for anyone else to say, since we don't know what caused this to happen. Were there any...
Updated 29 days ago.
 

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Folic Acid
  • Injection: 5mg/ml
  • Tablet: 1 Mg, 1mg, 1mg + 2.5mg + 25mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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