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,[6] is one of the B vitamins.[3] 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.[7] Folate is required for the body to make DNA and RNA and metabolise amino acids necessary for cell division.[1][8] As humans cannot make folate, it is require...

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Astymin syrup

Can it help hasten weight gain and also can it be taken during menstruation? ## Hello Sussy, According to apollo pharmacy Astymin Syrup is a compilation of different multivitamins. They do not list weight gain as a potential side effect nor do they warn you to avoid taking this vitamin during pregnancy. I would suggest that before taking any type of vitamin or drug while pregnant you should consult your primary care physician or OBGYN. It is always better to err on the side of caution. Here is a list of active ingredients listed in the syrup 100mg Calcium Pantothenate-5mg L Histidine-3.71mg Folic Acid-0.75mg L-isoleucine-5.9mg Lysine-25mg Methionine-9.2mg Tryptophan-5mg Thiamine (Vitb1)-5mg Riboflavin (Vitb2)-3mg Tocopherol (Vite)-75i.u Cholecalciferol-200i.u Ascorbic Acid (Vitc)-40mg P...

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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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M2 tone tablet

I took M2tone for two months when I got pregnant. I had a miscarriage in the ninth week. I just had D and C done to remove the remains. Please, I want to know if I can start taking M2tone again or if I should wait for my first menstrual cycle? Thank you. ## I started using m2 tone tablets some few days into my period and it flowed, i still took until my next period which has delayed five days now. i have checked and am not pregnant. Sometimes I feel the menses is coming but it does not. Should I be worried? Please advice. ## Can I get pregnant after taking m2-tone tablets, even on my free days, because I took the drug due to irregular periods? ## I have been using m2 tone tablets for two months now. My last flow was very heavy, I am still taking it but my next period has delayed for 9da...

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small round white Pill With M L treatment for restless legs

small round white pill with ML on one side for treatment of restless legs from health food store ## Hi Nancy, The closest match I can find is Foltabs 800 Vitamin B Complex with Folic Acid. I've read that restless leg syndrome can be caused by a deficiency in Vitamin B-12. Could this be similar to what you have? You can learn more about this drug on the page for B-Complex Vitamins Plus Details I hope this info helps! ## Still not sure what it's used for. Pain? Restless legs? Other?

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restor f capsule

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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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? ## 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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why use nervex bt tablet

for what for nervex bt can be use ## I would like to know for what is this tablet . ## This is just a nutritional supplement that contains Folic Acid and a complex of B vitamins, which have been shown to support nerve health and function. The U.S. FDA warns that it may cause some nausea, due to its potency. Is there anything else I can help with? ## while using nervex bt im fellinh more gungry and more sleepy why? is there any problem or what symptom is it ## DM YASAWATHIE I WANT to know about nervex bt because doctor said me use this andro id I want to know this side effects Anderby how many months want use this drug ## Nervex Bt Tablet good for liver cell damage or cirrhotc liver ## what is nervex bt used for?

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Nervex Bt Tablet

doctor prescribe Nervex bt capsules for me. I would like to know for what ailment this is given. ## please let me know this halal. ## The Nervex BT is on of the most common medicine consumed by millions of Muslims. It is marked by a Brown dot. Therefore i would be really thankfull if u can let me know what kind of animal fat used in it or whether is it "hallal" ? (Does it contains any pork fat or anything related to PORK). ## @SIDA, I'm honestly surprised that your doctor gave you a prescription for a medication without telling you what it was used for. Something just doesn't make sense about that. Did you happen to go in and get any blood work done or perhaps a diagnoses indicating that you even needed this supplement? Nervex is simply a prescription-based multivitamin ...

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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 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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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: (116 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
  • 39822-1100 Folic Acid 5 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous; Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by X-gen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 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
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Other drugs which contain Folic Acid or a similar ingredient: (9 results)