Folic Acid
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Folic Acid?

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• This medicine is used to treat anemia.

• This medicine is used to promote proper growth and good health.

• This medicine is used to make healthy blood.

• This vitamin is used to supplement the nutritional needs of a pregnant female or one trying to get pregnant.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

Reasons to call healthcare provider immediately

• If you suspect an overdose, call your local poison control center or emergency department immediately.

• Signs of a life-threatening reaction. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue skin color; fits; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat.

• Any rash.

• No improvement in condition or feeling worse.