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

Folate, forms of which are known as folic acid and vitamin B9, is one of the B vitamins.[1] The recommended daily intake of folate is 400 micrograms from foods or dietary supplements.[6] Folic acid is the form of folate used to treat anemia caused by folic acid deficiency.[1] Folic acid is also used as a supplement by women during pregnancy to prevent neural tube defects in the baby.[1][7] Low levels in early pregnancy are believed to be the cause of more than half of babies born with neural ...

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Can Folic Acid folart help me to get pregnant
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I am not pregnant and have polycystic syndrome. I've undergone removal of polyp (polypectomy) in jan. 2011. My question is does the folic acid (folart) help me to get pregnant? What are the contributions of the said drugs to me? Can anyone help me or give advice on how I can 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 ...
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folic acid (folart) 5mg capsule
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What is the folic acid folart 5mg capsule used for? 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 n...
Updated 1 day ago.
Folart Folic Acid For Pregnant
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i am 3mos.pregnant .it is okay for taken a folic acid everyday ? ## Hello, Liarenz! Congratulations on the baby! Yes, you actually need to take extra folic acid, while pregnant. It is very hard for a woman to get enough via her diet to support both herself and the baby. A deficiency in it can cause dangerous birth defects. So, unless your doctor has told you not to take it, then you should be doing so. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Hi doc i am 31 years old and i have 2monhts old pregnant.i take folic acid folart 3x a it safe or not? ## Hi doc ... I just want to ask if its safe for me until now to take folart .. Im 5months pregnant now .. Thanks ## I have taken folart for about 3 months as preparation for pregnancy. Since my hubby is in Italy, I ensured na ready ako p...
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Is folart 5mg safe for pregnant woman
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Hi, this is Iris I'm 2 mos. pregnant. My doctor advised me to drink any folic acid which is 500mcg. However, what was given to me by the pharmacist was folart 5mg. Is it safe for me to drink it or should I stay with the 500mcg that the doctor advised? ## I take folart 500mg everyday is this safe for my baby im 1 month pregnant ## Hi, it's 5mg, yes it is safe for pregnant women for the prevention of neural tube defects.
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restor f capsule
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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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q gold is used for what purpose
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Q gold tablets are used for what purpose? ## These are said to contain Co-Enzyme Q 10, which is touted to help with many conditions, such as improving semen count and preventing premature aging. It is a supplement, however, so is not actually proven to help with anything. Is there anything else I can help you with? ## My husband has low motility, so doctor advised Q-gold,but she also suggested IUI(Artificial Insemination) Should we go for that or can we try to improve motility n over come the problem and if yes how long it may take. Kindly help ## It is very useful and improves motility and semen count. ## My wife's electrophorosis H1,A2 found 5.4% ,hemoglobin-9% and doctor says it is Thal Minor/Trait.What medicine to be taken?Dr.prescribed folic acid.Some Dr. says there is no treat...
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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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All 9
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I would like to know "All 9" tablet for what reason. Its been prescribed to my pregnant wife ## I am pregnant and my doctor prescribed it for me also... she said i do have to take folic acid... but the content doesn't show folic acid in it.... i am confused..... ## All 9 has L Methyl folate, which is active form of Folic acid. It is for pregnancy as prescribed by your doctor. ## I can't find any information on this. Bhargavi, does it have any other ingredients, or us it just a Folic Acid supplement? ## it contains mecobalamine 1500mcg and prescribe for neuropathic pain most frequently affecting lower limbs during course of pregnancy. ## is all 9 for men? ## Namaste Doctor Sahab, I am a pregnent lady of 15 weeks. Please tell me what is the difference between Tablet - ALL9...
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Folitrax10mg side effects when consuming by mistake for 10 days mistake taken
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Hi I am SLE patient from past 17yrs recentely my ANTI DSDNA ispositive ++ count is 622 my doctor prescribed me folitrax 5mg tablet twice on sunday only. but by mistake i have taken the tablet for abt 8 days continusely twice a day i mean 10mg daily for 8 days now i stopped the tablets when knowing i wrongily taken the medicene, now i got ulcers and my doctor asked me to use only HCQS ,wysolone 7.25 mg daily can i know by consuming folitrax 10mg daily what are the problem,s iam going to face now ## i am consuming folitrax 15 weekly and lefno 20 daily as prescribed at AIIMS..i am suffering with side effects like hair loss,diarrhoea and dry skin. how long should i take these tablets? the RA problem is almost reduced. ## Have either of you discussed your concerns with your respective doctor...
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how does ilvitrim help me when hiv positive
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I tested HIV+ last year in December and since then i have been taking the Ilvitrim tablets but i am always having an itchy rash on my vagina. Is it due to the ilvirtrim or what, as i also suffer from lower abdominal pains? i did a consultation and did some scans and they told me there is nothing wrong. How dangerous is low blood pressure as i am anemic when HIV+? I also take multivitamins, B-tabs, iron and the folic acid 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 infectio...
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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: (77 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.
  • 57 more results ...

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

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folic acid all 9 tab I am planning baby now. May I take folic acid tablet along with All-9 tablet. or All-9 tablet is sufficient here. All-9 ... 3 replies
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folic acid tablets i p 5mg folvite i am below 50y ago women, if any problem in use folic acid tablets i p 5mg folvite deaily ## This is just a nutritional ... 2 replies
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