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i'm taking folate as a pre-natal, 1000mcg. it suggests taking it with vitmain b12. my skin however breaks out from b12. is it okay to take it without?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See: Folate is an essential prenatal vitamin. B12 supplements are not.
Answered on Jan 25, 2018
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Common amounts: These supplements in these amounts are common as a daily addition and not a problem.
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