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A 22-year-old female asked:

My prenatal vitamins have 800mcg & my folic acid vitamins are 1mg . is that enough or too much during pregnancy ? curios .

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 27 years experience
Enough not too much.: All reproductive age women should be taking 1-5 mg Folic Acid daily to prevent autism, preterm birth, fetal heart/brain anomalies.

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