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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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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Effect Of Hemarate
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please send to me the side effect of hemarate.tnx ## Hemarate is a nutritional supplement, it is meant to treat or prevent conditions associated with a lack of the vital nutrients it contains, which include iron, a B complex and several other important vitamins. Since it is a supplement and not a medication, the side effect profiles for it have not been studied, as is done for actual drugs, but some people do experience some nausea after taking it and the iron may cause darkened stools and constipation. Is there anything else I can help with? ## is hemerate for pregnant women only? ## What the best time to take hemarate fa in the morning or night time..should I take after meal or before meal ## Who can take Hemarate? Is it only for pregnant women? I am 62 and my sugar is 130.. Can i tak...
Updated 4 days ago.
 
cherifer capsule
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indication ## Is Cherifer capsule the multivitaminns with minerals and folic acid a good supplement for growing children? what are the effects of taking this on children? ## Is it still effective to older ones?For him/her to get tall? ## is it realy effective cause i'm using it now .. i'm 16 years old i'm hopping to gain more hieght ## gumagamit ako ng cherryfer pero naninigarilyo akhu...pde bang tanungin khung effective of hindi??? ## I'm about to take this cherifer PGM. I sm already 23 years old and I have doubts if it is really effective? If it is just a food supplement hell no! Waste of time. Is it really effective? Tnx
Updated 6 days ago.
 
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 ## am taking Abyvita and what is the side effect and will ab...
Updated 7 days ago.
 
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...
Updated 9 days ago.
 
folic acid folart 5mg capsule
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what for is the folic acid folart 5mg capsule?is it safe to be taken everyday? ## possible effect of folart folic acid for me to be able to get pregnant? ## i have a Corpus luteym csyt so my OBG gave me this medecine (folart) I drink once a day, What is the Negative and possitive effect for me? is there any possible to get pregnant? Pls... answer my question... Thanks! ## Folic Acid is a nutritional supplement, it is commonly given to pregnant women to help prevent birth defects. It is commonly given for daily use and will not affect your ability to get pregnant. You can read more on it here: ## i want to get pregnant so thats why i took folic aid.. but im so confused how many folic aid should i take before i get pregnant? ## What is folart capsule YQ ## am taking fol 5 everyday night a...
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 13 days ago.
 
sme being high
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My folic acid levels are very low and my SME levels are above 50...what is that mean ? Heart problems?
Updated 19 days ago.
 
why use nervex bt tablet
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for what for nervex bt can be use ## I would like to know for what is this tablet . ## This is just a nutritional supplement that contains Folic Acid and a complex of B vitamins, which have been shown to support nerve health and function. The U.S. FDA warns that it may cause some nausea, due to its potency. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 month ago.
 
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: (66 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.
  • 46 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Folic Acid or a similar ingredient: (9 results)


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Folic Acid Need to know why this is taken and side effects ## FOL123 SPECTROFER ## is folart folic acid has side effects from the h... 2 replies
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folic acid folart folic acid folart side effect ## Did you mean to say Folate? Folate naturally occurs in food whilst Folic Acid is the sy... 2 replies
folic acid mecobalamin pyridoxine i have one doubt,my doctor prescribe mecobalamin,pyridoxine&folic acid tablets.is it a steroid tablets? ## I have ad... 1 reply
folic acid infacare Folic acid infacare..are these to be taken only by pregnant wemen? ## I am planning a baby now,what kind of folic acid i... 1 reply
Folic Acid Tablets FOL g1 a day is sufficient for pregnant woman. ## is folic acid 5 mg and all 9 tab taking together during first trimeste... 1 reply