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Can folic acid supplements help with B12 def ?

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Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Different vitamin completely.

In brief: No

Different vitamin completely.
Dr. Steven Charlap
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Dr. Michael Dugan
Internal Medicine - Hematology

In brief: No

Both B12 and folate (folic acid) deficiencies can produce macrocytic anemia, but the treatment of one would not correct the other - and unlikely to have an issue with both at the same time.

In brief: No

Both B12 and folate (folic acid) deficiencies can produce macrocytic anemia, but the treatment of one would not correct the other - and unlikely to have an issue with both at the same time.
Dr. Michael Dugan
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