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What about folic acid supplement--how much to take and when if ttc?
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Take 1 mg daily.
1-5 mg daily can be safely consumed (and costs next to nothing).
If you are a reproductive age woman, take closer to the 5 mg dose for at least 3-12 months before conception to prevent preterm birth, open neural tube defects and cardiac anomalies in your offspring.

In brief: Take 1 mg daily.
1-5 mg daily can be safely consumed (and costs next to nothing).
If you are a reproductive age woman, take closer to the 5 mg dose for at least 3-12 months before conception to prevent preterm birth, open neural tube defects and cardiac anomalies in your offspring.
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
In brief: 0.3-1 mg
Daily.

In brief: 0.3-1 mg
Daily.
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