Folic Acid

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

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Folic Acid Overview

Folic acid (conjugate base 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] Food supplement manufacturers often use the term folate for something different from "pure" folic acid: in chemistry, folate refers to the deprotonated ion, and folic acid to the neutral molecule—which both coexist in water. The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry and the International Uni...

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glycomet and cysta rx capsule combo
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Iam taking glycomet 500 2 times a day for losing some weight and cysta rx for 6 months ..one capsule a day (for preventing pcod and irregular periods ) is it harmfull to take both them ? or is glycomet not good for me..cuz I am not suffering from diabetes ## Hi...I have been diagnosed with pcod at a higher level..n wanted to resolve this problem so that I can conceive as soon as possible..... Can I take Glucophage 500mg - 3 times a day along with CyctaRX n Folic Acid - once a day each? Please reply ## Hello, Isha! How are you? Cysta RX is just a vitamin D supplement, it is used to prevent or correct deficiencies in this vital nutrient, however, it will not really do much to prevent PCOD and irregular periods. The FDA lists its most typical side effects as possibly including nausea and c...
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Livogen - Z tablet
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I want to know about Livogen - Z tablet because my mother 65 years old taking this medicine which is suffering from coronery artries of heart ## Livogen-Z is a nutritional supplement, so it is not actually a medication, it contains Iron, Zinc and Folic Acid. With the amounts that are present in this, it is most commonly given to treat anemia, which is when someone is low in iron. Are there any other questions or comments? ## my mother is 65 years old and suffering from three corcnary artries which are 90%,90%.80% blockes and LVEF is 30%.doctor has adviced carca.cardace 1.25mg.ismo1.25mg,bestor,isordill 5mg,nicostar 10mg,corvela, dytor 5mg, trivedon mr,clopivas-ap, tablet .I want to know about this prescroption. ## Umesh, Carca contains the active ingredient Carvedilol, this is a non-sel...
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Nervijen capsule
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Getting burning sensation & numbness in thighs ## Nervijen is a multivitamin supplement, it mainly contains B vitamins, with Alpha Lipoic Acid and Folic Acid, it is sometimes given to people that are suffering from certain types of nerve pain, such as you described, because a lack in these vital nutrients can contribute to or cause these types of problems. Are there any other questions or comments? ## In May 2010 i got backache with sever pain lower back.i did MRI,it is normal and no nerve compression.taken advice from doctor for exercise.now i am feeling burning sensation in both thighs,full back,pain in left side upper and lower jaw teeths specifically in night,palm getting tight in night (both),one finger of right foot near thumb paining.lordosis completely lost together with shr...
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Use Of Nurokind More Tablet
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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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Uses Of Ovaa Shield Ds
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I need to take ovaa shied de from my next cycle..want to know it's uses and syd effects and also success rate ## I am TTC from past 1 year. One IUI was failure. Doctor has suggested this cycle for Ovaa Shield. How does this medication help? ## what is use and purpose of oova sheild tab for womens ## One IUI was failure. Doctor has suggested this cycle for Ovaa Shield. How does this medication help? ## hi , I am 27 years old and trying to conceive.my doctor suggested me ovaa shield tablets from 3day of my period till 27th day.Follicule ruptured on 14th day(got to know through inernal scan).This is the first month i am using ovaa shield and duphaston(from 17th day to 26th day).usually i get my period on 28th day,but this time i didnt get it even on 30th day.does ovaa shield delays a p...
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Metaspan Tablet
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what is the use of metaspan teblet ## From what I can find, Metaspan is a nutritional supplement that contains a complex of B vitamins, which are vital to your overall health. Information is difficult to find though, so it may contain some additional ingredients, I am not certain. you can learn more B vitamin details here to see why they are so important to your health. The Folic Acid in this is especially important to women that are pregnant, or trying to become pregnant. Have you been advised to take this? ## Metaspan is source of vitamine B ie. Methylcobalamine. But this is drug of ajanta pharmaceutical and promated by cardiac division. It is basically prescribed for diabetic neuropathy. It treats symptoms like burning sensation in feet, numbness and tingling effect. It treats by rep...
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benefits of taking hosit tablets and any side effects
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contains vitamin b6, b12 and folic acid and manufactured by emcure ## i need information of hosit tablet by emcure ## HOSIT TABLET ## i have get this one tablet on day. my spam counting is 18.5 million. this tablet ok for my problem. ## Hi, I am taking HISIT tablet . I want to know about this drug benefits & side effects ## what are the benifits and side effects of hosit tablets? ## I am also taking HOSIT. I want to know the side effects & benefits so pl. reply me ## I am taking Hosit on every Sunday night - once per week. I had U.C. and slight heart problems in the past for which I take medicine. Is Hosit once per week enough. ## I'm taking hosist xt tablet I want to know the benefits and side effects. of the drug
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what is ovacare tablets and folic acid tablets
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Hi my gnaecologist described for me the above tablets as am trying to get pregnant.will they help me to concieve am 35 years old ## Hello, Kendi! How are you? Folic Acid is vital to a healthy pregnancy and being able to carry a baby to full term, it is normal for a doctor to prescribe it to a women who is trying to get pregnant to ensure that she has enough to support a healthy pregnancy. The only side effect lists by the FDA is nausea, due to its potency. Ovacare is a nutritional supplement that contains nutrients that are needed in order for a woman to get pregnant. It helps ensure that nutritional deficits don't cause you to be infertile. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Hi ! My gyno. Gave me a ovacare and ecospirn and folic acid . how much time will be take to get preg...
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if u wanted to take fefol u should not take at the same time with milk what is the reason
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Wanted this article to know personally. ## Felol is an iron and folic acid supplement. The reason it should not be taken with milk is because the calcium can lessen the amount of the active ingredents that you absorb. So, you may not get the full therapeutic dose required. There is some other information on them here: FEFOL Click Here Do you have any other questions? ## i want to know if fefol is dangerous in the first two months of pregnancy i took depakine 200 thats why i took fefol with it ## is fefol vit (a spansule ) take with a glass of milk ## I am 8 weeks pregnant and experiencing drops ## plz tell the most appropriate time to take fefol-vit...is it more effective after an hour of breakfast or lunch? ## Can I take fefol spansules few days before my period and few days after, tha...
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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.

NDC Database Records for Folic Acid: (63 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0143-1248 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp.
  • 0143-9717 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0591-5216 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Watson Labs
  • 0603-3162 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
  • 0603-3714 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Qualitest
  • 0615-0664 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 0615-7814 Folic Acid 1 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 0904-6201 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 10135-182 Folic Acid 1 mg Oral Tablet by Marlex Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 11534-165 Folic Acid 1 mg Oral Tablet by Sunrise Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 11788-001 Folic Acid 1 mg Oral Tablet by Aiping Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • 15338-170 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Apace Packaging
  • 24160-001 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Bicon Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • 24658-110 Folic Acid 1 mg Oral Tablet by Blu Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 33261-811 Folic Acid 1 mg/1 Oral Tablet by Aidarex Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 43353-681 Folic Acid 1 mg Oral Tablet by Aphena Pharma Solutions - Tennessee, LLC
  • 43353-824 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Aphena Pharma Solutions - Tennessee, LLC
  • 48433-320 Folic Acid 1 mg Oral Tablet by Safecor Health, LLC
  • 49349-358 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Remedyrepack Inc.
  • 49349-466 Folate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Remedyrepack Inc.
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Other drugs which contain Folic Acid or a similar ingredient: (9 results)


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