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, also known as vitamin B9 and folacin,[7] is one of the B vitamins.[4] Manufactured folic acid, which is converted into folate by the body, is used as a dietary supplement and in food fortification as it is more stable during processing and storage.[8] Folate is essential for the body to make DNA and RNA and metabolise amino acids, which are required for cell division.[1][9] As humans cannot make folate, it...

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Side effects of natocare (dha+folic acid+iodine) and ecospri

Hello i am 29 years old with type 2 diabetes. I had two miscarriage last year.so this time we consulted gyno and she prescribed me natocare and ecosprin 75 .we r planning for baby now, i m taking both natocare nd ecosprin 75 one tab a day but i m having blood in my stool, vry much worried about it.just want to know which of this two tablet cause bleeding in toilet ## No, neither of these should cause blood in your stool, so you should consult a doctor. Is it bright red blood? If so, then it might just be from a hemorrhoid, which while it can cause some discomfort, isn't really anything serious. You can learn more on MedlinePlus. in this article about them.

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Rabium, Omnacortil, & Zydus Nutriva Folic Acid Tablets

My 49 years old mother has been taking rabium 20, omnacortil 10 & Zydus nutriva folic acid tablets for the past 5-6 years every day. Now she's gaining a lot of weight and I wanted to know whether this will cause any side effects in the future? If so, what other supplements can she take instead of these tablets? It is very very important, please advise me. ## I'm interested in finding out more about the possible gynecological issues that these tablets can cause.

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What Is Livogen Used For

MY PERIOD IS NOT REGULAR & HAS CONTINUED FOR 25 DAYS. ## 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 i...

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b long pyridoxine sustained release and folic acid tablets

Hi, from last 3 months i have spotting befor 2-3 days of my periods. Thin discharge little brown or red in colour.n flow is not as usual. It reduced. I consult a doctor n she reconmend b-long f tablet. When i start taking tablet, after 2 days my menses starts n flow become normal as always. But agsin this month the same problem occur,discharge before menses. Then again i take the tablets n now mu menses are ok. My PCOD & thyroid test are normal. M married since 3 yrs n having child. Still not planning. So i need to know what exactly b long f tablet is for, n why dr.suggest it in my condition as it only used for pregnant women or those who want to b pregnant. One more thing, this problem starts when i take i pill contraseptive tablet. Kindly suggest asap. ## Hi, from last 3 months i ...

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M2 Tone and Folic Acid

I have been trying to conceive and recently started taking M2 Tone with Folic Acid. I would like to find out how long it will take me to conceive as a result of taking these medications? Thank you. ## we ve been looking for child, pls can my wife combine m2- tone with pregnatcare conception? ## Can I take clomid, vitamin E, m2 tone and folic acid , pregnacare concaption all together? ## I want to conceive and my doctor advise me to take folic acid and m2-tone please I want to know if this can help me get pregnant ## Hello Waspee, The Charak manufacturers website claims that M2 tone syrup is used to treat scanty menstrual flow, heavy menstrual flow, irregular menstrual flow, and unexplained female infertility. I was not able to find any clinical studies that support this claim nor was I ...

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Propan with Iron as a sleep aid

It's hard for me to get a good night's sleep. Can this vitamin help or what vitamin should I take to have a good night's sleep? Thanx. ## Propan with iron should help a little, as it contains Vitamin B6 and B12; but I personally think it will be more effective if you combine it with Vitamin D, folic acid, and B3. It is however best to get your vitamins from food rather than supplements if at all possible. Vitamin D deficiencies contribute to sleep irregularities (this may or may not be an issue for you). When you don't have enough, it affects your pineal gland's ability to regulate your circadian rhythms. These rhythms signal the cascade of sleep hormones involved in going to sleep and waking up. B Vitamins, especially B6, is also essential to sleep hormone productio...

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can i get pregnant with ovacare and folic acid and provera

Hi am taking ovacare , folic acid and provers... Are there any chances of getting pregnant and for how long will I take them to get pregnant ## Can I take ovacare with folic acid toghter to enhance chance of getting pregnant? ## How long you need to take them is up to your doctor. But yes, you can become pregnant while taking them. The U.S. FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, irritability and PMS-like symptoms. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Yes.. I saw this thick whitish gel 2 days after my period.. I did an ovulation test and it was positive. I didn't use protection during intimacy a day before I saw it. And also had intercourse that same day. Will I get pregnant? ## Can I take Ovacare tablets while I am pregnant?

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folic acid (folart) 5mg capsule

What is the folic acid folart 5mg capsule used for? Is it safe to be taken everyday? ## Are there any possible side effects of folart (folic acid) that could prevent me from being 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 folar...

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mosvit tablet

multivitamins + minerals ## What are the benefits of Mosvit multivitamins since it was prescribed by my OB-gyne. ## The reason these are usually prescribed for women who are either pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or who may be deficient in certain nutrients is to rebalance the amount of needed nutrients in the body. For instance, very few women take in enough Folic Acid and if you are pregnant or trying to be, then this can cause severe birth defects so they must make sure you have an adequate amount to protect your baby. In addition many women are lacking in calcium and Vitamin D, even when they aren't pregnant and this can result in bones that easily fracture and later bone loss and/or Osteoporosis. ## im taking also mosvit vitamins for almost 6 months and it has a positive e...

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Ovacare Tablets

Can we use Ovacare tablets after concieving? When should we stop taking Ovacare tablets? ## I'm using fertyl & ovacare tablets for pregnancy. My doctor advised me to take these tablets but i have irregular periods and i had an ovulation problem. Can these tablets help me to get pregnant? ## Ovacare is a nutritional supplement, it contains many of the vitamins and minerals that are essential to the proper health of your body. A deficiency in them could cause problems getting pregnant, so supplementing them can help resolve that issue. This type of supplement is also often continued throughout pregnancy, to help ensure that the mother and baby both get enough of the nutrients they need to maintain health. Fertyl contains the active ingredient Clomifene, it is used to help stimul...

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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: (99 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
  • 0904-6582 Folic Acid 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
  • 43063-791 Folic Acid 1 mg Oral Tablet by Pd-rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 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
  • 79 more results ...

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

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folic acid (folart) 5mg capsule
What is the folic acid folart 5mg capsule used for? Is it safe to be taken everyday? ## Are there any possible side effe... 35 replies
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... 4 replies
Folic Acid Medications
Iam trying to concieve twins. I have read that you should take folic acid. If I take double have i got better chance. Ia... 4 replies
Folic Acid 5 Mg Tablet
im 42 i have been told i need to take folic acid 5mg tablets for the rest of my life but i was not really told the reaso... 3 replies
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 ... 3 replies
Folic Acid
Need to know why this is taken and side effects ## FOL123 SPECTROFER ## is folart folic acid has side effects from the h... 3 replies
Folic Acid Methylcobalamin Pyridoxine Hydrochloride
why Folic Acid Methylcobalamin Pyridoxine Hydrochloride are used ## Hi santhu, The ingredients mentioned in your descrip... 3 replies
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
Folic Acid Tablets
Is FOL g 1 a day sufficient for pregnant women? ## is folic acid 5 mg and all 9 tab taking together during first trimest... 3 replies
Folic Acid Tablets IP 5mg
Dear Sir, We are the same person like Deaf. Can u pls explain us what is the meaning of this tablet? As my wife is conti... 2 replies




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