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Why Give Folic Acid And Thiamine To Those With Cirrhosis
After my bloods results my doctor has put me on folic acid pills...Why? Im already on thiamine and vit b strong.
Anemic? Pregnant?: There are a few reasons to start someone on folate. First is if they are deficient. This might show up as a type of anemia called macrocytic anemia. Once the anemia is discovered, a B12 and folate level are drawn to determine which deficiency is causing it. Another reason is if you plan to become pregnant or are pregnant as this prevents certain defects. ...Read more
Folic acid, AKA folate (vit B9), is recommended for all women wanting to get pregnant -- 0.4mg (400mcg) daily, which is important for preventing birth defects like spina bifida. Women w/ a hx these disorders should take 10x that amt daily -- 4mg (4000mcg) through the 3rd month of pregnancy. It won't affect fertility, chances of conception/twins, or periods. ...Read more
Vitamin: Yes, sysfol vitamins contain folic acid and other vitamins. Folic acid is important in decreasing the risk of neural tube defects (spinal cord defects) in pregnancy. We like for all women having unprotected sex to be on a vitamin with folic acid because it is important to reduce birth defects. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi iam trying to conceive about a one year. Using folic acid, but nothing happened. Plz give me advice about how to get pregnant soon.
U need to see a gyn: For an infertilty evaluation because at your age 1 yr of trying with no pregnancy is the definition of infertility, it could be just one thing wrong with you or multiple issues and 35% can be from your partner , so he needs to do one semen analysis to an infertilty specialist ( not the local lab), your gyn can set this up for u. ...Read more
Im pregnant, doctor gives me preconceive folic acid, is it ok for me to take it even if i got cysts in my breast ?
I have history of miscarriage pregnancy a year ago then after that my period becomes irregular, my doctor give me progyluton and folic acid is it ok?
Miscarriage: With a history of irregular menses after a spontaneous miscarriage giving progyluton (estrogen) and folic acid is appropriate. If your cycles don't return to normal you may consider taking birth control pill for several months, and then stopping to see if your normal menses returns. ...Read more
My mrs is 7 weeks pregnant and has hyperemesis she is too weak she hasn't eaten for over a week will she need the drip? She takes folic acid tablets is it a good idea to give her vitamin B6 tablets?
Yes: If she has really not been eating or drinking for a week i would notify your doctor and it sounds she needs IV therapy. ...Read more
Good morning . my daughter is 9 month old but her weight is 4.2 kg we giving folic acid and iron syrup and also follow diet according to doctor?
In the psychiatric hospital, i was given a "therputic Multivitamin" daily. Do I need to take one? What to look for? (Take prescribed folic acid)
Multivitamin: A "therapeutic multivitamin" given in the hospital setting is typically very similar to a quality general multivitamin that you can buy in the store, such as the Centrum brand. Whether you need to take one or not depends on your condition. Folic acid (B9), thiamine (vitamin B1) and vitamin D3 are commonly prescribed separately depending on condition. Your primary MD is the best person to ask. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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