800 mg – 250 tabs – Now Foods Dietary Supplement
Folic acid is one of the B Vitamins. Folic acid is necessary for the metabolic processes in our body. It is also necessary for the production of nucleic acids and the development of hemoglobin in red blood cells.
During pregnancy, folic acid is a crucial nutrient and is essential for efficient neural tube development, which forms the brain and spinal cord. Pregnant women with an insufficient intake of folic acid are more likely to give birth prematurely or to deliver babies with low birth weight or with neural tube defects.
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