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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 [citation needed], vitamin M, vitamin B9,[4] vitamin Bc[5] (or folacin), pteroyl-L-glutamic acid, and pteroyl-L-glutamate .[6] 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 ion and folic acid to the protonated ion, which both co-exist in water. The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry and the International Union ...

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ls folic acid & vitamin b11 are same
Wanted to know whether folic acid & b11 are same? If not then what's the name under b11 is marketed? Thnks
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Fertyl Tablet
I took fertyl tablet this month for 5days..will i conceive this month itself ## I I took fertyl tablet this month for 5 days .. will I conceive this month itself. ## I am using fertyl m and maxoza sachet will it increase sperm quality at what percentage ## i am trying to conceive. doctor gave me 3 tablets fertyl tablet for 5 days rest of this 2 tablets evion 200 and folic acid tablet 5mg for whole month. pls advies me i m taking correct tablets or not Thank you
Updated 5 days ago.
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want to fall pregnant but have been using nur isterate as contraceptive.
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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what time should be take the cherifer pgm effectively
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 11 days ago.
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folic acid tablets i p 5mg side effect
My wife was taken Folic acid tablets IP 5 mg twice in daily basis for last 7 days. Now we are comes to know that my wife was pregnant. Can you tell me IP 5 mg full-form and also i want to know if she is take it as on continuous basis then it is harm for his. Kindly suggest me.
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Use Of Nurokind More Tablet
Sir i am using long time neurokind more tablets it is good for health there is any side effect please give me a useful advice ## Nurokind-More is a nutritional supplement that contains Methycobalamin, Zinc, Calacium, Folic Acid, Nicotinamide, Chromium and Vitamins B1 and B6. These nutrients are all important to your overall health and a lack in them could cause some serious medical problems, however, it is also important not to take too much, because that can also be dangerous. Since this is not an actual drug, its side effect profile has not been studied, as is done for medications, but some people do report experiencing some nausea after taking them. Are there any other questions? ## when is nuroking-more tablet is to be taken ( morning,afternoon or evening) ## what kind of disease nu...
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yellow round pill with ef 5 on it
Small yellow with EF a line and a 5 under the line, just says 5 . An nothing on other side. ## Hello, Ching! How are you? This tablet contains 5mgs of Folic Acid, it is a nutritional supplement that's used to treat or prevent a deficiency in this vital nutrient. It is especially vital for pregnant women, since a lack of it could cause certain birth defects. It may cause nausea, in some people that take it. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 26 days ago.
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Livogen Captabs Used For What
MY PERIOD IS NOT REGULAR CONTINUE FROM 25 DAYS DOTTED. ## Did your doctor tell you to take this? Livogen is a supplement that contains iron and folic acid, so it's not really going to do much for your problem, unless it has been caused by a severe deficiency in these nutrients. ## DOCTOR HAS ADVISED ME LIVOGEN N I AM 18 WEEKS PREGNANT........IS IT GOOD TO TAKE THIS TABLET RITE NOW..??? ## why we r used livogen cabtabs ? and this tablet is used in TB ? ## Heart problem are given.........
Updated 1 month ago.
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What Is Folic Acid Folart 5mg Capsule
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.
Updated 1 month ago.
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sangobion or TriHEMIC
I am in my third trimester and I cheked my hemoglubine for the first time that was 8.9. I tooke TriHEMIC tablets that has ferrus fumarate 350mg folic acid 1mg vitC 600mg vitB12 25mcg and vitC 30iu. One day later I got awared that vitC vitB12 and vitE of the above formulation was above the rda during pregnancy. I would like to know wether I change it with sangobion or not. How many tab of sangobion should I take per day? ## Hello, Maryam! How are you? Since you are pregnant, you do need some extra nutrients to help ensure the best possible outcome for both you and your baby, however, this also means that you shouldn't take anything, without your doctor's approval. Which one has your OB Gyn advised you to take? Do you have one, yet? When are you due?
Updated 1 month ago.
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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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