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Is it safe to take folic acid continuously in pregnancy?

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Dr. James Chapman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

It is safe, and generally recommended.

In brief: Yes

It is safe, and generally recommended.
Dr. James Chapman
Dr. James Chapman
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Folic acid is important for the development of the baby's spine which is done by 10 weeks.
But you can take your Folic Acid throughout the entire pregnancy.

In brief: Yes

Folic acid is important for the development of the baby's spine which is done by 10 weeks.
But you can take your Folic Acid throughout the entire pregnancy.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Dr. Phillip Shubert
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine

In brief: Yes

Prenatal vitamins have 0.
4 mg Folic Acid in them which women take throughout pregnancy. Additionally Folic Acid is water soluble, therefore what is not needed is cleared from your body in the urine.

In brief: Yes

Prenatal vitamins have 0.
4 mg Folic Acid in them which women take throughout pregnancy. Additionally Folic Acid is water soluble, therefore what is not needed is cleared from your body in the urine.
Dr. Phillip Shubert
Dr. Phillip Shubert
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