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How many days i have to use folic acid tablets to conceive ?

Hi Doctor .. This is manjula. im 23 years old..weight 46,height 5.3. im using overall tablets from 1 year.. now we are planning for a baby.. doctor told me that use folic acid 5mg.. how many days i have to use this tablets?
Asked On : Mon, 19 Sep 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Thanks for query,
You are under weight,
Increase your weight.take high nourishing diet as you are planning for a baby for healthy baby.
Continue folic acid during pregnancy.
Take multi vitamine supplements.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Fri, 30 Sep 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Thanks for query,
Folic acid is safe and you can continue even after you are pregnant.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Mon, 19 Sep 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware's  Response
Welcome to healthcare Magic,
You have to use folic acid tablets atleast for 6 months continously.These tablets prevent anamolies in the foetus & improves anaemia.
Answered: Mon, 19 Sep 2011
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