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

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livogen tablet for pregnant
i am taking 1 tablet each day from a week...now i am pregnant, is this tablet is safe during pregnancy..is there any side effects with this. ## Hello, Bindu! How are you? Congratulations! Yes, this a nutritional supplement that contains Folic Acid, which is vital to a healthy pregnancy and healthy baby. Just make sure to inform your doctor that you're taking it. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 21 hours ago.
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mecobalamin 500mcg folic acid 5mg pyridoxine hydrochloride 5mg in tablet Fol-G1
can we use this mecobalamin 500mcg folic acid 5mg pyridoxine hydrochloride 5mg in tablet Fol-G1 tablet for pregnant ladies after break fast ## Hello, Thulasi! How are you? This is just a nutritional supplement, so there shouldn't be a problem, but when someone is pregnant, it is always best to check with their doctor first to make sure it's safe for them. This vitamin may cause nausea. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 day ago.
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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...
Updated 1 day ago.
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tablets to get pregnant
hi im mandy u i wanna know which tablet can i take to concieve faster coz im in two weeks taking folic acid i want something bit stronger to help me get pregnant faster ## Hello, Mandy! How are you? How long have you been trying to get pregnant? What has your doctor advised you to do? You only ovulate once a month and nothing is really going to change that, if you're ovulating regularly. Are you periods regular? Is the bleeding heavy or light? Is there any clotting?
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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...
Updated 7 days ago.
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B-LONG F(color:yellow,shape:round)
B-LONG F pyridoxine sustained release and folic acid tablets composition:each uncoated tablet contains pridoxine hydrocloride IP(sustained release).......100mg folic acid IP...................5mg ## Yes, it is a nutritional supplement. Learn more Pyridoxine details here. Learn more Folic Acid details here. There are some links for those that want to learn more about these nutrients. Are there any questions about them? ## I am 35 and trying to conceive and the doctors has prescribed me B Long F 5mg. the one you discussed above. i am taking this for nearly 4years now. I want to know is there any harm in continuing the same. Please advise.
Updated 12 days ago.
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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 ...
Updated 12 days ago.
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folic acid tablets i p 5mg
Am 25 year girl,,I have pimples scars and blemish on my nose,,is it helpfully for me? If yes then how long a have to take it??
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I Am 23 Years Old And Looking Forward To Get Pregnant So Instead Of Taking Food Having Folic Acid Can Have Directly hav A Capsule 400mcg of folic acid
I Am 23 Years Old And Looking Forward To Get Pregnant. So Instead Of Taking Food Having Folic Acid Can Have Directly have A Capsule 400mcg of folic acid bought from the pharmacy. ## Yes.. There are supplements that contains folic acid especially for women who want to get pregnant and during pregnancy... But I suggest you ask your Dr for assurance.., good luck,. Am also trying.
Updated 19 days ago.
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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...
Updated 26 days ago.
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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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