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 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] 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 Union of Biochemi...

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Obimet Sr 500mg
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What Is The Role Of Obimet Sr 500mg In Over Weight ## hai madam...i hv the probblem with pcos.i had tablet obimet sr 500mg and folic acid gel..i had taken those tablet for five months but nw also i hv a irregular period in this problem i cann,t pregancy wt can i do madam...pls replyme nw i am in qata ## Obimet contains the active ingredient Metformin, in both of your cases it helps by improving your bodies insulin resistance. Ruby, have you consulted your doctor about this, yet? These may not be the right medications to help you and you may need to try something else. ## hi I am 27 yrs olds I have PCOD pblm doctors advised me to take obimet SR 500.. its seems tat I am gained after i am taking this tablet. already i am over weigth.. its tat common.. Pls help me ## my name is sneha and my...
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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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Why b long f tablet? benifits side effects? adviced to take for 6 weeks
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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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What medication is the safest to use of the flexocam type?
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I am age 67, female, have never used any chronic med, active and healthy. When stressed I suffer from body pains. I am AB positive blood group. I use supplements daily, vit B complex, folic acid, vit C, Calcium, magnesium and grapeseed extract. I seldom use alcohol and have never smoked. I have always been prone to heartburn especially when I eat anything containing flour. What is the safest way of dealing with muscle pain or sometimes leg pain or back pain? I enjoy physical work, gardening etc and sometimes over exert myself. I avoid pain killers and am looking for a tablet that does not have "bad" side effects. Please help.
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Ovacare Tablets
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Can we use Ovacare tablets after concieving. When should we stop taking Ovacare tablets. ## i m using fertyl & ovacare tablets for pregnency doctor adviced me to take these tablet please give me the answer i have irregular periods i ha d ovulation problem can these tablets help me to get pregnent ## Ovacare is a nutritional supplement, it contains many of the vitamins and minerals that are essential to the proper health of your body. A deficiency in them could cause problems getting pregnant, so supplementing them can help resolve that issue. This type of supplement is also often continued throughout pregnancy, to help ensure that the mother and baby both get enough of the nutrients they need to maintain health. Fertyl contains the active ingredient Clomifene, it is used to help s...
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nurokind plus medicine
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tell me the effects, side effects, uses, dosage of this drug ## Nurokind Plus is a multivitamin used to treat diabetic neuropathy and other cardiovascular diseases. It contains: Folic acid 1.5 mg Alpha lipoic acid 100 mg Methylcobalamin 1.5 mg (a form of vitamin B-12) Vitamin B1 10 mg Vitamin B6 3 mg Vitamin B is likely safe when taken as directed. It is advisable to consult with a physician who is aware of your medical history before starting a regimen of this. Several conditions may be aggravated by vitamin B-12, including high (polycythemia vera) or abnormal (megaloblastic anemia) red blood cells, as well as Leber's disease. I hope this helps. You may also find the article about B Vitamins to be of use... ## My wife is pregnant and she got a very severe ache in her leg. Doctor pr...
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cobadex czs tablet when trying to conceive
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hi, I am planning for baby and want to ensure that my body is prepared for this change . I am taking cobadex czs for folic acid and one calicum tablet each day . does it have any sideeffect ## Hello, Drashti! How are you? Yes, these supplements may cause some side effects, in some people that take them, as reported by the FDA, you may experience nausea and constipation. Is there anything else I can help with? ## so should i continue taking them and add more fibers to the diet. Since every folic acid supplement would cause constipation .
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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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Livogen Captabs Used For What
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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......... ## I have a hair loss prblm.the doctor has said to me to take livogen tablets for 15days after breakfast. Can I know the benefit s ## In hairfall the doctor was suggested me livogen tabs bcoz he said my harmones are imbalanced.pl suggest these tabs are good or harmful to health. ## My sis in law is u...
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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 because i would really like to become 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 because 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 vagi...
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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: (60 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
  • 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.
  • 49349-723 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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