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I am no longer of childbearing age. How much folic acid do I need to take?

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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Adult multivitamin

An over the counter adult multivitamin has enough.

In brief: Adult multivitamin

An over the counter adult multivitamin has enough.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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Dr. Cindy Williams
Pediatrics

In brief: Folic acid

400 micrograms. Any 'over 50' multivitamin should be fine.

In brief: Folic acid

400 micrograms. Any 'over 50' multivitamin should be fine.
Dr. Cindy Williams
Dr. Cindy Williams
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