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What is folic acid?

folic acid 1 mg Tab
Drug Name: FOLIC ACID-ORAL
Other Brand Names: FA-8
Uses: Folic acid is the man-made form of folate. Folate is a B-vitamin naturally found in some foods. It is needed to form healthy cells, especially red blood cells. L-methylfolate and levomefolate are names for the active form of folic acid. Folic acid supplements are used to treat or prevent low folate levels. Low folate levels can lead to certain types of anemia. Conditions that can cause low folate levels include poor diet, pregnancy, alcoholism, liver disease, certain stomach/intestinal problems, kidney dialysis, among others. Women of childbearing age should receive adequate amounts of folic acid either through their diet or supplements to prevent infant spinal cord birth defects.
All forms of drug: folic acid Oral , folic acid Inj
Posts on folic acid (563)
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Over six weeks ago I went to the doctor because I was having a lot of hair thinning and joi...
Journals about folic acid(7)
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by EllenCalvi, Feb 14, 2012
Multivitamin and other individual vitamins: Vitamin A 2500 IU Vitamin B1 ...
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by Vantom, Jan 15, 2011 - 4 Comments
<<------ Heres The Vitamins I Bought!! I just bought me some Folic Acid (400m...
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by avaa7, Dec 28, 2010 - 6 Comments
Yesterday heard back from my Hematologist confirming i do have heterozygous MTHFR. f...