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A 35-year-old female asked:

I've been taking prenatal vitamins in preparation of a future possible pregnancy. is this good ? should i take extra folic acid vitamins as well?

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Dr. Leila Hashemi
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Folic acid: Hi, if there is no family history of Spina Bifida or birth defect and you don't take anti seizure medication 0.4mg of Folic acid a day is enough. Good luck.
Last updated Aug 17, 2014


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