Helps to reduce the risk of neural tube defects when taken daily at least three months prior to becoming pregnant and during early pregnancy.
Folic acid, also called folate, plays a very important role in preventing neural tube defects in the fetus. Folic acid is a nutrient that helps the growth and maintenance of cells.
It belongs to the vitamin B group and is essential for the normal development of the baby’s spine, brain and skull, especially during the first 4 weeks of pregnancy.
Medical Ingredients :
Folic Acid ……………………….1000 mcg/ 1 mg
Non-medical Ingredients :
Calcium carbonate, Carboxymethylcellulose sodium, Corn starch, Croscarmellose sodium, Magnesium stearate, Maltodextrin, Microcrystalline cellulose, Silicon dioxide, Tribasic calcium phosphate.
INSTRUCTIONS & CAUTIONS
Take folic acid before you become pregnant and in the early weeks of pregnancy.
Mise en garde :
Folate supplementation can mask a vitamin B12 deficiency. If you are unsure whether you are taking enough vitamin B12, consult a health care practitioner prior to use