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Folic Acid

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

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Folic Acid Overview

Folic acid (also known as vitamin M, vitamin B9,[3] vitamin Bc[4] (or folacin), pteroyl-L-glutamic acid, and pteroyl-L-glutamate)[dubious – discuss] is a form of the water-soluble vitamin B9. [5] Folate is a naturally occurring form of the vitamin, found in food, while folic acid is synthetically produced, and used in fortified foods and supplements.[6] Folic acid is itself not biologically active, but its biological importance is due to tetrahydrofolate and other derivatives after its ...

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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 ...
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Cobadex Forte Side Effects
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...
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restor f capsule
Folares Pharmaceuticals Inc ## Restor F is a nutritional supplement, it contains: Taurine 200mg, Chlorella pyrenoidosa 150mg, korean panax ginseng 50mg, folic acid 250mcg, rutin 50mg, lecithin 70mg, Fe 10mg, Zn 10mg, A 2,700 ius, B1 1.8mg, B2 1.8mg, B6 3mg, nicotinamide 30mg, B12 3mcg, C 60mg, vD3 200iu, E 10ius and Calcium 20mg. Do you have any questions? ## are there side effects? ## Asd, since it is a nutritional supplement, rather than a mediation, the side effect profiles of it are not studied as they are for drugs. So, this site does not know if there are any, other than the fact that some people report some nausea when taking these. Does anyone else have experience using this? ## iam using restor f more than a year and i haven't experience any symptoms of side effects.. How l...
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tab livogen
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...
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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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Why b long f tablet? benifits side effects? adviced to take for 6 weeks
why is b long F tablets taken? is side effects ? ## Do you mean Blong F? From what I was able to gather it is supposed to help with ovulation. Also, I believe Blong F is not from the US, but from India. I was unable to gather any side effects due to the limited amount of information. If you have any other quesions or concerns, please post back and I would be happy to help. ## i was advised B-long F for one month. i would like to know the benefits & side effects of this tablet. Also would like to know whether this will be required to be taken for a longer period. ## why do B-Long F tablet used and when should we use B-long F tablet pls let me know ## Please help me : i take b long f before 1 weeks, I feel vomtting & gastic problem, advised me . ## Click on the link below to view ...
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GABAMAX 75 MG
PLESAE INFORM ABOUT THE USE OF THIS DRUGS ## I am having trouble finding information on this, it is not a drug, but rather a supplement that is said to help with neurotransmitters. One page I've found said it contains: Vitamins B6 and C, Folic Acid, Manesium and Aminos. Does anyone else have more information? ## what effect does this medicine has to the body?? ## BECAUSE OF PAIN IN MY BACK, DOCTOR RECOMEND ME THIS TABLET..WHAT IS THE EFFECT OF THIS ??????? ## Kindly let me know,why Gabamax SR 75mg drug is used and what are the side effects. Hope you would provide details as my wife is administered Gabamax once/day for swelling due to bulging at L3/L4 and L4/L5 and advised bed rest.Whether this drug causes headache and dizziness. Thanks for your response ## I want know every thing ab...
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tsh 10
i have tsh 10 im planning to conceive is it possible for me .doctor given thyroum 75 mcg tablet and folic acid tablet.suggest me what to do
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Glycomet 500mg Taken Unknowingly
My mother is a diabetic patient.she takes Glycomet 500 .Since it was lying with my cold tablets I unknowingly I took six tablets of Glycomet 500 with my cold tablets for past 3days.just today morning I noticed it.I got periods after intake of 4 tablets, but as in regular date. always I have regular periods I don't have a problem in this.Physically I am not feeling any changes in body condition. but do you think I'll be having any side effects by Glycomet 500??? ## no problem. this drug also use for obesity. ## my mom taking glycomet SR500 , but wrongly purchased SR850 and took last four days, i found today itself and chnged SR500 again. last 4 days she has drowsiness, vomtting sense , naucea. It will continue and will it give more problem? pls help me ## I am having 20 days cycl...
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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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