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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 , 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 ...

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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: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Folic Acid

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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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rejunex od during breast feeding
I have dermographia skin problem. Doctor prescribes me rejunex od. I am also breast feeding my 4 months baby. Is it ok to take this pils during breast feeding? ## Help, Trisha! How are you? Rejunex OD is just a nutritional supplement, it doesn't contain any actual drugs, so there is nothing to worry about here, but it may not help with your skin issue. It contains folic acid, methylcobalamin, vitamin b6 and alpha lipoid acid. Is there anything else I can help with?
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Metaspan Tablet
what is the use of metaspan teblet ## From what I can find, Metaspan is a nutritional supplement that contains a complex of B vitamins, which are vital to your overall health. Information is difficult to find though, so it may contain some additional ingredients, I am not certain. you can learn more B vitamin details here to see why they are so important to your health. The Folic Acid in this is especially important to women that are pregnant, or trying to become pregnant. Have you been advised to take this? ## Metaspan is source of vitamine B ie. Methylcobalamine. But this is drug of ajanta pharmaceutical and promated by cardiac division. It is basically prescribed for diabetic neuropathy. It treats symptoms like burning sensation in feet, numbness and tingling effect. It treats by rep...
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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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Pyridoxine Sustained Release and Folic Acid tablet
B-Long F.it is a tablet ## Both Pyridoxone and Folic Acid are vitamins that are essential to the proper health of our bodies. If you are not getting enough of them, health problems can occur, especially for pregnant women, who have to have large amounts of Folic Acid to prevent birth defects. Are there any questions or comments? ## what is use of this tablets
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only about all 9tablets
All 9tablets. Uses and when to take how long to take works has folic acid
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Neurotil
Its support for your memory power ## Neurotil is a nutritional supplement that is claimed to help with memory and cognitive impairment. It contains Vitamin C, E, B6, B12 and Folic Acid. Since it is just a supplement, however, there is no proof that it will actually help, though a deficiency in some vital nutrients can contribute to such problems. Are there any other questions or comments? ## You can test supplements as well as anything else. There is good evidence for all the ingredients in it. ## I wish to return the Neurotil NG-0043 and Stemtrol NG-0014 I wish to return these and also cancel my order. My address is {edited for privacy} Norwich UK but we are now living at {edited for privacy} and would like to receive an RMA number please, if you can sen by email that will be lovely an...
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Full 24 Tablet
stil i am waiting for preganency.but doctor told harmone problem.so she advised take these tablets.full 24,folic acid, ubiphene 50,rubired,cabgolin 0.25,bandy.intha tablets sappidalama? ithanal nan conceive aavathil problem varuma ? intha tablet vitamim tableta? please help me ?answer me.mail pannunga please. ## I have been asked to take full24 coz I m goings through hell turama in my life. Fully depression. Conservative thought patterns.
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side effects of adtrol plus
i just want to know that that the adtrol plus contain drug METH ## I am using Adtrol plus capsules for four months for my knee pain, Now my sugar level has been increased and I want to know as to whether this increase is due to continuous usage of the medicine ## No this is not due to this drug as i have used for than six months ## Just to add some clarification, this supplement does not contain the illegal and very dangerous drug that's commonly referred to as Meth. One of its ingredients is Methylcobalamin, which is actually just a form of vitamin B12. Along with it, it also contains Calcium, Calcitro, Folic Acid and Vitamin B6, all of which are believed to help with joint health and nerve pain. And no, as a supplement, it shouldn't cause elevation of blood sugar. Are there an...
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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.

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


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