A 37-year-old female asked:
Is it harmful to have high folic acid levels in body prior to getting pregnant? i have read high folic acid prior to pregnancy my cause autism, true?
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Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Neurology 26 years experience
No, it is not.: There is no clear data supporting a toxic Folic Acid side effect. The only situation where it me be potentially deleterious is pernicous anemia, if it is given without B12 vitamin.
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Last updated Nov 27, 2017
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