Blackmores Folate 500mcg (GST free) 90 Tablets Blackmores Folate is a source of folic acid which, if taken daily for one month before conception and during pregnancy, may reduce the risk of birth defects of the brain and/or spinal cord. Benefits of Blackmores Folate 500mcg (GST free) May reduce the risk of birth defects of the brain and spinal cord, such as spina bifida and anencephaly, if taken daily for 1 month prior to conception and during pregnancy. May reduce the risk of neural tube defects in the unborn child. Convenient one a day dosage. Folate (also called folic acid) - plays a role in DNA and RNA synthesis and so is critical in cellular division. - needed for cells to divide properly The development and growth of a foetus involves constant cell division, which can lead to an increase in the mother's demand for folate.
|Extra Ingredients||500 mcg:::Folic acid|
|Warnings||Do not exceed the stated dose of folic acid except on medical advice. If you have had a baby with a neural tube defect you should seek specific medical advice.
Not to be taken with Blackmores Concieve Well Gold, Blackmores Pregnancy & Breast-Feeding Gold, Blackmores I-Folic, or other folic acid containing supplements.
Always read the label. Use only as directed.
Blackmores Folate may interfere with certain other medications you may be taking
The efficacy of folic acid supplements may be decreased by co-trimoxazole, sulphasalazine, phenytoin, phenobarbital, primidone and methotrexate.
|Directions||Adults - Take 1 tablet a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed.
Children under 12 years - Only as professionally prescribed.
|Main Measure||1 Tablet|
|Main Measure (g)||1.5000|
|Complex Carbs (g/100g)||N/A|
|Monounsaturated Fat (g/100g)||N/A|
|Polyunsaturated Fat (g/100g)||N/A|
|Saturated Fat (g/100g)||N/A|
|Omega 3 Fatty Acids (mg/100g)||N/A|
|Thiamin (B1) (mg/100g)||N/A|
|Vitamin B12 (ug/100g)||N/A|
|Riboflavin (B2) (mg/100g)||N/A|
|Niacin (B3) (mg/100g)||N/A|
|Niacin (B3) Eq. (mg/100g)||N/A|
|Vitamin B5 (mg/100g)||N/A|
|Vitamin B6 (mg/100g)||N/A|
|Vitamin B7 (ug/100g)||N/A|
|Beta-Carotene Eq. (ug/100g)||N/A|
|Vitamin C (mg/100g)||N/A|
|Vitamin D (ug/100g)||N/A|
|Vitamin E (mg/100g)||N/A|
|Retinol Eq. (ug/100g)||N/A|