Drug List > Folic

Discussions that mention Folic.

View posts only related to

Anemia board

  1. Consult with Hematologist?
    ... 34.0-46.0) Red Blood Cells = 4.59 (4.40 - 5.60) Folic Acid = 24 (>3.4) B12 = 857 (>200) Celiac Panel...

  2. Tomorrow I see my OB for testing. Which ones?
    ... She said she will do a serum b12, and check my folic acid. My ferritin is a 10 with low normal RBC, hemoglobin...

  3. Question about MMA and Homocysteine blood tests?
    ... an algorithm which indicates that after B12 testing folic acid should be measured and if it is normal and B12...
    ... other things and when she saw that she ordered B12, folic acid, MMA and Homocysteine. Yeah! I just hope the...

  4. What do you think?
    ... ask your dr.to do the MMA test,homocysteine test and folic acid test....they are standard tests when your B12...

  5. My B12 and folate results
    ... sent off to a lab. Should I ask for a serum b12 and folic acid blood test as well? I know I am asking a lot...

  6. How do I know if I should go back to hospital?
    ... give me anything. They gave me a script for iron and folic acid but I used to have an eating disorder and have...

  7. Take a look at my supplements and make suggestions. Thanks.
    ... with the following: B12 500 mcg Magnesium 100 mg Folic acid 400 mcg Iron 5 mg I take an extra 100 mg ... The Repliva I take has 10 mcg of b12, 1 mg of Folic acid, and 70 mg of Sumulate (elemental iron) and 81...
    ... Rainbows End, where do you get 5mg folic acid?...

  8. Vitamin B12 deficiency and extremely tired - the injections don't help much
    ... have an occult(hidden)B12 deficiency.Did you get your folic acid tested also?If not you need that test too. ... have many symptoms and need to be tested with the MMA, folic acid and homocysteine tests to look for a hidden B12 ... 415(normal range was 90-278),but my homocysteine and folic acid(red folate) were fine.So my B12 level was 279...
    ... I would find a dr. to do the MMA,Homocysteine and folic acid tests for you and if they come up elevated I...
    ... tell him you want an MMA test,Homocysteine test and Folic Acid test...if the MMA or Homocysteine are elevated ... you have a hidden B12 deficiency....the folic acid might be low or high. Low borderline B12 can...
    ... B12 then you need to have the MMA,Homocysteine and Folic Acid tests so that the dr. can tell if you have a...

  9. B12 vitamin is important to central nervous system
    ... if they had checked her "folate" that comes under folic acid and even if that's a good number you can still ... that it actually "masks" the B12...a higher level of folic acid then actually makes it look like you're okay ... ,but when the B12 is low a lot of times the folic acid is high....confusing but true!;) Well I'm ... still in range then Demand the MMA,Homocysteine & Folic Acid tests also.;) Drs. are a royal pain in the...
    ... I don't see anything on these labs about folate or folic acid, but I do know that they did give her folate...

  10. Anemia and nail beds
    ... day. I take a multi (just a centrum kids) b2 and folic acid as well as vitamin c with the iron for better...

  11. New here, ferritin is 10, help
    ... a prescription strength iron supp with vit c, and folic acid. I will continue to get my b12 shots as needed...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prozac

  12. Low Serum Iron, TIBC &Ferritin, what's wrong?
    ... Ferritin 34.2 ug/ml (6-159), VB12 245 pmol/l (156-672) folic acid (folate) >24 ng/l (3.2-6.4) The following...
    ... Ferritin 34.2 ug/ml (6-159), VB12 245 pmol/l (156-672) folic acid (folate) >24 ng/l (3.2-6.4) The following...

  13. Vitamin B12 deficiency and extremely tired don't find injections help much
    ... sublinguals 5000mcg everyday and multi vitamin and folic acid...Folic acid is a crucial cofactor for B12....
    ... My doctor also prescribed a heavy dose (5 mg) of folic acid, which he told me was essential for the B12 to ... do its job efficiently. Do you take folic acid as well? Ives...
    ... Ives, I don't take folic acid. I had that tested once about a year ago and...
    ... hi Hoppy...how are you doin'????I don't have a folic acid deficiency either....just B12 deficiency.......
    ... told me to take supplements. Should I be taking the folic acid/with the B12? That is what I have been reading...
    ... B12 injections.Did your dr. do a homocysteine test, folic acid test,methylmalonic acid test and lactate dehydrogenase ... benefit more from the injections. If you're low in folic acid also that is important to know.You can be low ... in B12,but at the same time your folic acid level might be normal.That's why All those tests...
    ... The Dr. called me and said I should start a B12, folic acid supplement twice a day due to the slighlty low...
    ... excellent..my folate serum has always been normal so no folic acid deficiency there.Does your dr. check your MMA...

  14. 2 month check up
    ... what has helped me...a daily vitamin. Riboflavin and folic acid...iron with vitamin C and magnesium. I am convinced...

  15. Get your ferritin up FAST
    ... Audrey, I think Yellow Dock and Repliva (has Folic acid in it) would be worth a try. I took them with...
    ... I don't need the extra folic acid as mine always comes up very high on all my blood...

  16. New to this problem
    ... 34.0-46.0) Red Blood Cells = 4.59 (4.40 - 5.60) Folic Acid = 24 (>3.4) B12 = 857 (>200) Obviously I...

  17. Coombs positive AIHA--Advise, please.
    ... and 33 (I get my blood checked weekly). I take folic acid and have begun b12 shots and iron infusions due...
    ... good news is that the drs know about your B12 and folic acid. Many hemas don't check the B12 which can mean...
    ... and 33 (I get my blood checked weekly). I take folic acid and have begun b12 shots and iron infusions due ... I take for my AIHA that I have to take for life is Folic Acid. No B-12 injections, no iron treatments. And...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prednisone

  18. Pernicious Anemia
    ... was deficient. The other thing that is important is folic acid. If your folic acid is too low, your body won...

  19. Thank You FLFLOWERGIRL
    ... which included other ingredients eg: B group vitamins, folic acid, non acidic vitamin C, lysine and other things...

  20. I Need Help for My Extreme Anemia!
    ... iron infusions, but I canceled the appointment. My folic acid and B12 are fine though I am very deficient in...
    ... myself you can find easy iron online it has b12 c and folic acid in them 28mg they dont bother me at all no constipatio...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Nexium Prednisone Synthroid

  21. why is my stomach not absorbing iron
    ... sending me to see a stomach dr and she has given me folic acid and sovate and i have to have b1 injections should...

  22. diabetics and haemolytic anemia
    ... to feast on. Also, are you taking prescription folic acid? That's supposed to help with the nausea with...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prednisone

  23. What Change Can I Expect in HgB and Ferritin post IV Venofer?

  24. Another Ferritin Update
    ... elemental iron (310mg ferrous fumarate) and contains folic acid 350ug, but not vitamin C, so i eat an orange...

  25. New to Anemia
    ... after a month of B12 shots and prescription strength folic acid....

  26. Iron level of 71 is low???
    ... me on Tandem F (106 mg of elemental iron and 1mg of folic acid) to treat my "low iron." Lets just say that iron...

  27. HGB S question
    ... ordered the elctrophoresis (but didn't recheck my B12, folic acid or Vit D even after a month of treatment) to...

  28. anaemia symptons??
    ... goes under your tongue. You should also have your folic acid levels checked. Low B12 causes so many symptoms...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  29. B12 anemia and iron overload
    ... with B12 anemia. Is this possible? What role does folic acid play in iron levels? i realize in the case...
    ... iron overload common with mild B12 deficiency? Does folic acid interfer with B12 blood test results or are there...

  30. CBC numbers
    ... be minor or trait and really only going to require folic acid supplementation, iron supplementation only if...

  31. New here...question on numbers
    ... segment of small intestine), you should also have your folic acid level checked as that is also commonly malabsorbed...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  32. FLFLOWERGIRL & japlopper
    ... slightly higher blood pressure. Now, if you have a folic acid deficiency and are supplementing, that will affect ... to get in line - the ferritin, the B12, the folate ( folic acid) levels, oh, and don't forget about the other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  33. B12 Deficient & Dr. not on his game... HELP!
    ... shots, too. Did they check your folate levels? If your folic acid is low, you can't raise your B12, or rather,...

  34. New to Anemia/Low b12
    ... of potassium (like bananas), and make sure you're folic acid and ferritin is tested as well. These are all...
    ... for anemia or low numbers or even several. B-12 and Folic Acid usually point to a different type of anemia other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  35. Input please! Need help!!!!!
    ... heart palps. The hemolytic anemia causes my B12 and folic acid levels to go low. The treatment for hemolytic ... anemia is not to just treat the low iron, B12 and folic acid levels, as it is an autoimmune disease where ... repair the damage done by the hemolysis - raise B12 and folic levels, look to see if your ferritin is low, etc....

  36. B12 is 259, pain in back and hips
    ... your count is so puny. Have you ever had your folic acid tested? If your folic acid is low, your body...
    ... shots and supplement with sublingual and prescription folic acid....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Ibuprofen Tramadol

  37. More Questions-- really confused
    ... know what form they gave you? Also, are you taking folic acid too? I read that when your body is fixing...
    ... the shots. I am taking calcium and magnesium with no folic . I go to the Dr. tomorrow. More replies or advice...

  38. what sort of iron?
    ... 200mg containing 65mg of ferrous iron - Ferrograd Folic containing Dried Ferrous Sulphate BP 325mg in a controlled ... release Gradumet, equivalent to 105mg elemental iron and Folic Acid BP 350 micrograms - Fersaday containing 100mg...

  39. Low ferritin and chronic fatigue
    ... very casually and simply stated was "low". My CBC, folic acid, and B12 are normal, so I'm not anemic. I also...

  40. When will I feel better?
    ... complex so your B's don't get out of whack. How's your folic acid level? With B12, for me, it wasn't a steady...
    ... vitamin testing, I'd want to know B12, D, potassium, and folic acid, along with a full CBC and iron panel and make...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Levaquin Potassium

  41. Questions regarding a Ferritin level of 8!
    ... 460 mg. of ferrous fumerate), vitamin C, B-12, and folic acid. They are prescription pills though. I...

  42. You all are so informed! Please HELP!!!
    ... Conison Caps. It has Intrinsic factor, B12, Vit C, Folic Acid (very small amount) and Ferrous fumarate 110...

  43. Ferritin dropped from 53 to 15 in 3 weeks!!!!!!!!!!!
    ... requires iron. Pernicious anemia requires B12 shots and folic acid. So it depends on the cause. Low ferritin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prednisone

  44. question
    ... your ferritin levels are as well as perhaps B12 and folic acid AT LEAST. My doctor just let me walk out the...

  45. Reticulocyte count and other lab results
    ... Repliva, a once/day iron supplement, with C, B12, folic acid all built in! Many fewer pills to take. Now...

  46. low haemoglobin and high B12
    ... ve been getting monthly injections and taking daily folic acid. But my hemoglobin is low normal (11.7). I...
    ... I am supposed to take prescription folic acid everyday, but I wasn't as good about it in the...

  47. New Ferritin results
    ... increased iron? I am taking iron, vitamin C, L-lysine, folic acid, 2.5 mg of biotin, 1/2 dose of B-12 complex and...

  48. What type of anemia could this be?
    ... BTW- I’ve been on prescription B12, B6 and Folic Acid most of the year so I don’t think Iâ...

  49. B12 Shots & Still Deficient?
    ... figure things out. I personally take prescription folic acid and eat lots of bananas with my montly B12 shots...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  50. B12 injections
    ... the rest of my life, i have also been told to take folic acid daily and was wondering if this was safe to do...
    ... have hemolytic anemia which means I will have to take folic acid and B12 for the foreseeable future. Taking these...

  51. rec a good iron supplement?
    ... strong dose of iron in addition to B12, Vitamin C and Folic Acid. I do know that iron responds better with...

  52. I Raised My Levels ~ Here's What's Working For Me Maybe It will Work For Others
    ... has 100mg of iron, as well as Vitamin C, B-12 and Folic Acid (all the vitamins you need to help the iron absorb...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prenatal

  53. Low Iron? Always Dizzy, cold, odd breathing ,
    ... there something else i should be looking for, like Folic Acid? when i was getting the injections the doctor ... mercy. buy when i take a Iron suppliment with B-12 an Folic Acid, after a week i can get a little relief....
    ... doctor started me on a weekly injection and i added folic acid supps daily, i hope this helps with some of my...

  54. Is B12 injections a dr money maker?
    ... Paulie, If your folic acid level is too low, your body will not be able ... Have them test it, and if it's low, you need to take folic acid tablets. Jill...

  55. B12 Questions
    ... control - it took shots plus sublingual and prescription folic acid to make me ok again, I'm doing much better. But...

  56. B12 deficiency
    ... well over a year before being diagnosed as b12 and folic acid deficient. In the last 4 months before being...

  57. High Blood Pressure & Anemia?
    ... cbc and was told the iron was okay but I was low on folic acid. I just don't get it. My chief complaints are...
    ... post that you very well may be low. Maybe lack of folic is causing this I don't know if that's possible. ... t know that for sure, maybe you can do a search on folic . Is that why they have you on prenatals for folic ... have problems with pregnancy if you are deficient in folic . FLFLOWERGIRL:)...
    ... to R/O anything else. That may stop your panic. Folic Acid deficiency is linked to depression as well. ...
    ... hemolytic anemia, which when it's bad, it lowers my B12 folic acid and hemoglobin counts. I've never had high blood ... pressure until my B12 and folic acid levels started being low - I keep asking anyone ... no, but it is awfully strange that when my B12 and folic acid levels are good, my BP is fine. The BP isn't...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Prenatal Xanax

  58. Too soon to exercise?
    ... supplementing that, you have to watch all your other Bs, folic acid and eat bananas - potassium helps your body process...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  59. ?? about Folic Acid defiency
    ... have little energy. I found out recently I am low on Folic Acid. Not long ago I was also low on iron. I was ... This your own body will have to answer. How much folic acid should I be taking? That would be up to ... doctor What is the connection to Vitamin B? B9 folic acid is a b vitamin and I think they all work together ... . How do I find out why I am not absorbing folic acid and or iron? I would see a GI doc and be tested...
    ... That's the easiest way to supplement because the folic acid supplements are usually 400each. FYI--I found...
    ... there are a bunch of new ingredients of which one is folic acid. I thought this an odd ingredient to be included...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prenatal

  60. New and need some advice
    ... the results of my CBC. I do remember him saying my folic acid is slow. He told me to take a prenatal vitamin ... to do it because I think it would be best to get my folic acid level back to normal and see how I feel. By...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prenatal

  61. Hi I'm new and need some advice
    ... though my diet is good. Since May I've been on folic acid tablets every day and b12 injections every 3...

  62. B12 is 94
    ... just have to keep at it and make sure they check your folic acid too. And take a multple B vitamin so your B's...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  63. Is this very dangerous ??????
    ... 300.000 P.C.v. 29 my BP ~ 110/70 Now I take - folic acid & iron supplement (orally) but not regularly...

  64. Some Not-So-Great Test Results Today
    ... Niferex has the same PI Complex and also B-12 and Folic vitamins added that generic Poly does not. I don...

  65. Help with Lab Results
    ... ingredients that Poly-Iron 150 does not list such as Folic acid and B-12 these are the main ingredients not OTHER...

  66. B12 and exercise
    ... The other thing to remember is that B12 needs folic acid and potassium and the other B vitamins to be ... stay on 2 week shots as long as you can. Have you had folic acid levels checked as well? Many of the symptoms...
    ... what else I should be taking right now. I do take folic acid 1mg at night but no other vitamins. I feel...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  67. New to B12 Shots have question
    ... B12 getting used!), and make sure you have enough folic acid as well. Your body needs all that stuff in sync...

  68. Just Got My B12 Lab Results Back Today, Could My Results Be Causing My Symptoms?
    ... It couldn't hurt. The Methyl Cobalamin along with folic acid works best, and should help boost your levels...
    ... common even to have all three anaemias, being PA, Folic anaemia and IDA (Iron deficiency anaemia). Regards...
    ... homocysteine, again if elevated could be PA or a folic deficiency. An endoscopy to look at the stomach, ... of our members have all 3 anaemias being PA, Iron, Folic and thyroidism. My daughter is fortunate that so ... far she just has the PA and folic anaemia. Regards, cats...

  69. Newbie- So frustrated with doctors!
    ... should have all of your levels checked. Ferritin, Folic and B-12, as well as your total hemoglobin. No wonder...

  70. Anaemia (B12)
    ... I was diagnosed as having anaemia (vitamin B12 and folic acid deficiency). I have to go for another blood...
    ... my doctors appointment. He tells me that my B12 and folic acid levels are not seriously low. I have to have...
    ... give me any specific numbers regarding the B12 and folic acid. He just said that at the moment it's not too...

  71. Help needed with Vitamin B12 problem
    ... investigation by way of checking for b12 deficiency and folic acid deficiency. Yes, a folic acid deficieny can ... have both deficiencies at the same time. If b12 and folic are low, further tests should be done to rule out...

  72. Chromagen Forte Caplet TRX- Need info, please. Am posting lab results as well!
    ... Vitamin/mineral combination-that means it has iron, folic acid, C to increase iron absorption and B-12 to enhance...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Nexium Synthroid

  73. Arm and Leg Pain/Cramps/Jumping
    ... moving warm water seems to calm them down. My B12 and Folic Acid levels are both OK, so I cannot blame the twitching...

  74. So... how did your anemia start?
    ... blood tests and I get a call that I had a B12 and Folic Acid deficiency. Like you, I was shocked and surprised ... sick right away, since starting Folbee. It is B12 and Folic Acid combined. Could this be making me sick to my...

  75. sublingual B12 clarification needed
    ... keep all your B's balanced too. My hema has me on folic acid as well as a multi-B. Eating potassium is supposed...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium


  76. Pages :1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30