How much folic acid to take?

Answer Non pregnant people should have 400 mcg of folic acid and pregnant woman should increase their folic acid intake to 800 mcg.

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Is it harmful for a pregnant woman to take one tablet of Folic Acid and a multi prenatal vitamin which has 1mg and 800mcg Folic Acid and other vitamins every day?

Answer It should be OK. Folic acid is water soluble, which means you will use what you need and urinate the rest out. My concern is why are you taking both? If you do not have a folic acid deficie... Read More »

Is 1 mg folic acid equal to 1000 mcg of folic acid?

1 mg is the equivalent of 1000 micrograms or mcg or ug. In the metric system a microgram is 1/1000 the weight of a milligram (mg), in other words it takes 1000mcg to equal 1 mg.

Can you take folic acid with metoprolol?

Birth control pills? No. If you intend to abort do it properly and safely and get yourself to a clinic like Planned Parenthood where you can discuss all your options with medical professionals. Th... Read More »

How long does it take folic acid to work?