Folic Acid, if taken daily for three months before conception and during pregnancy, may reduce the risk of women having a child with birth defects of the brain and/or spinal cord. Folic Acid is also one of the nutrients necessary for the production of normal red blood cells to strengthen immunity.
Features and benefits
May reduce the risk of birth defects of the brain &/or spinal cord, such as spina bifida and anencephaly, if taken daily for 3 months prior to conception and during pregnancy.
Convenient one a day
How it works
Folic Acid, plays a role in DNA & RNA synthesis and so is critical in cellular division. In order to divide properly cells need adequate folic acid. The development and growth of a foetus involves constant cell division, which can lead to an increase in the mother demand for folic acid.
Adults - Take 1 tablet a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed.
Contraindications and cautions
Always read the label. Use only as directed
Active ingredients per Folic Acid 500mg
Folic Acid 500mg