Can I continue taking of folic acid tablets during pregnancy ?
for achieving pregnancy i was taking folic acid tablets 5mg once a day after lunch daily, now i got pregnant, so i want to know can i continue these tablets , did i need to change the quantity.. or i need any other tablet for a healthy baby.
Hi doctor, I had a miscarriage in Feb due to durmoid cyst and underwent laparoscopy operation in india and my doctor prescribed FOL 123 5mg folic acid tablets and now I am 10 week pregnent and back in us , i read on internet that during pregnancy 0.4 mg folic acid intake is enough and i am taking 1000 mcg !! Please suggest , should i continue taking 5mg Folic acid ? Thank you.
Hi.. I m 7 week pregnant now and my doctor prescribed me folic acid 5 mg tablet to take daily, but once i started taking this tablet i felt very sick with more vomiting and tiredness. I met another doctor regarding this tablet and she suggested me New Folinal plus. Is it as effective as folic acid 5 mg ?. Is it good for me to continue with this ?.. Thanks in advance.
Hi, I m currently 5 weeks into my first pregnancy (28 years of age) where I plan to visit a gynea only in 3 weeks time. Mean time, I have a few burning questions. Prior to getting pregnant I have been taking supplements: Calcium (2tabs / daily) Omega-3 (2tabs /daily), and Iron with Folic Acid (2 tabs /daily) all from Amway. 1. Do I continue on with the dosage or reduce / increase? 2. Any of the above supplements I should stop taking? 3. The Iron with folic acid has 10mg iron and 0.133mg folate. How many tablets should I take whilst in first trimester? Been taking 2 daily before this. Thanks in advance.
hi Doctor, i am trying to conceive from last two months.My cycle is 32 days.I tried to conceive on 14 th day,16th day respectively.But unfortunately my ovulation is hard to track bcoz of lack of fertile mucus.I went to doctor and had a pelvic scan.Doctor diagnosis was PCO,prescribed APCOD and folic acid.I am really concern .Please help.
I have found a hardening, lump, on my upper middle abdomen. I have frequent bloating and have fatigue. I have had a history of difficulty swallowing for years and recently it has been better. I was just told that I probably have IBS and MTHFR. I take folic acid, iron, aspirin, probiotics and levo thyroxin daily.
hi doctor im 37 years old and missed my period and expect that i conceived as i took pregnancy test also, 1st line was very clear and the 2nd was a bit lighter in the test kit. but i have swere pain in my abdomen same as i feel during periods and im feeling this more than a week. im very much worried about this. kindly help me as to what should i do?? im taking folic acid.regards : amy
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