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Old 01-17-2013, 05:16 AM   #1
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folate what is it?

hi everyone, Does anyone know what folate is? mine is at 15 not sure if that is low or not. What symptoms would you get from low folate? i hope someone can answer this. thanks!

 
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Re: folate what is it?

Folate/Folic Acid is a B vitamin. Of course some of they symptoms include anemia, loss of appetite, weightloss, sore tongue, skin irritations, diarrhea, palps, anxiety, and depression. I'm sure there are lots more that I missed. Folate levels should be between, 5-16 ng/mL.

 
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Old 01-17-2013, 08:30 AM   #3
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Re: folate what is it?

thanks i feel stupid not to know that. the lab ranges on my bloodwork sheet is 6.25->45.30 so i guess im ok??

 
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thanks i feel stupid not to know that. the lab ranges on my bloodwork sheet is 6.25->45.30 so i guess im ok??
Don't feel stupid at all. Your post might have helped someone else! You are fine .

 
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