- MFG # 055265
- UPC # 716963552653
Folic acid is a water-soluble B vitamin essential to cell growth. Healthy red blood cells need folic acid in order to mature properly‚ and not having enough folic acid can cause you to become anemic (a condition resulting from an iron deficiency). Babies grow very rapidly before they are born‚ so pregnant women require even more folic acid than normal. Folic acid is also required by your body to efficiently utilize vitamin B-12‚ which plays an important role in a wide range or processes such as the production of red blood cells and the maintenance of your nervous system.
Folic acid is found in beans‚ citrus fruits‚ green leafy vegetables‚ meat‚ and wheat germ. Unfortunately‚ even with a nutritious diet‚ many people take in less folic acid than they need. This is due to the fact that your body may find it difficult to absorb the folic acid found in foods. If you’re concerned‚ your doctor can measure your folic acid levels by testing your blood; if you’re found to have a folic acid deficiency‚ your doctor may advise you to take folic acid supplements.
Folic acid deficiency is common in alcoholics‚ women taking birth control pills‚ people with liver or kidney disease‚ and those suffering from problems with intestinal absorption. A range of prescription drugs can also interfere with your ability to absorb folic acid from your food. If you’re pregnant or planning to conceive‚ you should also take folic acid supplements in order to reduce your baby’s risk of developing birth defects.
PhysioLogics’ Folic Acid 800 mcg is a convenient way to get enough of this essential nutrient. Each capsule provides the vitamin‚ which supports normal cell growth and cardiovascular function.
Each bottle of Folic Acid 800 mcg contains 90 capsules‚ which is enough to last for up to three months depending on your dosage.
PhysioLogics provides a wide variety of effective nutritional supplements to health care professionals. Its formulas undergo rigorous scientific testing during every stage of the manufacturing process before going to market. The trust of patients is most important to PhysioLogics.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Amount Per Serving
Folic Acid ...800mcg / 200% DV
Other Ingredients: Rice Powder‚ Gelatin‚ Maltodextrin‚ Vegetable Magnesium Stearate‚ Silica.
FREE OF: yeast‚ wheat‚ milk or milk derivatives‚ lactose‚ sugar‚ preservatives‚ artificial color‚ artificial flavor‚ sodium (less than 5 mg per serving).
For adults‚ take one (1) capsule daily‚ preferably with a meal or follow the advice of your health care professional. As a reminder‚ discuss the supplements and medications you take with your health care providers.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
STORE IN A DRY PLACE AND AVOID EXCESSIVE HEAT.
DO NOT USE IF SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING.
If you are pregnant‚ nursing or taking any medications‚ consult your doctor before use. Discontinue use and consult your doctor if any adverse reactions occur.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Artificial Color Free
- Artificial Flavor Free
- Artificial Sweeteners Free
- Fish Free
- Gluten Free
- Lactose Free
- Milk Free
- Preservative Free
- Sodium Free
- Soy Free
- Starch Free
- Sugar Free
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
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