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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 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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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Folic Acid

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Obimet Sr 500mg
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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Can Folic Acid folart help me to get pregnant
i am not pregnant and yet has a polycysticsyndrome, and undergo removal of polyp (polypectomy) last jan. 2011, my question is does the folic acid (folart) can help me to get pregnant? what are the contributions of the said drugs to me, anyone can help me or give advise how can i get pregnant, thanks ## Folic Acid is a nutritional supplement, it is essential to your health and no, it will not help you get pregnant, but when someone is pregnant, it is very important that they have enough of this to prevent birth defects in the baby. As to getting pregnant, what has your doctor advised? If you are suffering from a fertility problem, there are certain medications that they can prescribe that may help. ## I have polycystic ovaries and the doctor advised me to take 5mg Folart folic acid for 3...
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nurokind plus medicine
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 to be of use... ## My wife is pregnant and she got a very severe ache in her leg. Doctor prescribed...
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Me 12 Od
I have problem with voice.It shivers when i speak and looks very disturbed.the ent specialist has suggested 2 tabs a day. I am worried aboout the side effects and actual effects on my problem. kindly educate me . the doctor has told that i have some problem with layrnx ## What specific problem did he say it was? ME-12-OD is a nutritional supplement that contains Folic Acid, Pyridoxine and Methylcobalamin, which is a form of vitamin b12. It is often given to people that suffer from certain types of nerve problems, because a deficiency in these nutrients can cause or contribute to such issues. However, as supplement, it has not been studied for side effects, as is done for prescription drugs, but some people do report some nausea, after taking it. ## hey... Well i saw a dermatologist to g...
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folic acid 5mg.
I am 25 year old. I am using thyroid electra50 tablet for one year. May i use 5 mg of folic acid tablets to 45 days
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folic acid folart 5mg capsule
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...
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fol new tablet
I want to know about Fal New Tablet. plz inform me. ## Hi saiful, How are you? From what I could gather, Folnew softgels reportedly contain folic acid as the primary ingredient; which they market for use in treating folate-deficiency anemia. I haven't come across any other specific details relating to the ingredients, however, the manufacturer is listed as Cadila Pharmaceuticals, if you wanted to try and contact them directly for more information. I hope this helps!
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how do ilvitrim helps me when hiv possitive
becuse i tested HIV+ last year December and since then i am taking the Ilvitrim tablets but i am always having an itchy rush on my vagina ia is the ilvirtrim or what as i also suffer from lower abdominal pains i did consult did some scans and they told me there is nothing wrong. How dangerous is low bood pressure as i am anemi when HIV+ because i also take multivitamins,B-tabs,pherous amd the folic acids along with the ilvitrim ## Ilvitrim contains the active ingredients Sulfamethoxazole and Trimethoprim, it's commonly prescribed in many countries under the name Bactrim, it is an antibiotic, used to treat or prevent infection. Being HIV positive can make you much more prone to getting infections. As to the vaginal rash and itching, it may be due to a yeast infection, which could be ...
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Effects Side Drug Rejunex Od memory gain treatment
AFTER CONSULTATION WITH NERO SPECIALIST, I WAS ADVISED TO TAKE ONE WEEK REJUNEX OD FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF MEMORY LOSS. AND ALSO ADVICED TO CHECK VIT B 12 BLOOD TEST FOR NEXT STAGE OF TREATMENT. IS IT CORRECT OR IS THERE ANY ADDITIONAL SUGGESTION FOR IMPROVING MEMORY GAIN. I AM AGED 55 AND SUGAR PATIENT FOR THE LAST 15 YEARS. THANKING U AND EXPECTING REPLYSOON. ## Rejunex-OD is a nutritional supplement, which contains: alpha lipoic acid , folic acid , methylcobalamin 500 mcg and vitamin B6. These are all vital nutrients to our bodies and it has been shown that a lack of some of them can cause or aggravate memory or cognitive impairment. Learn more: Another supplement that is often used to help is Citicoline, it can increase mental alertness. I am not certain if it is available in your co...
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hcqs /omnacartil 5 mg/ folitrax 15mg /fdson-folic acid 5 mg tablet side effects
I m RA paisent and take above tablet by RA specialist dr instruction as follow. Omnacartil 5 mg daily HCQS 400 mg daily Folitrax 15 mg weekly Fdson 5 mg twice in week Pl inform me any side effect of above doose.
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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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