Folic Acid Tablets

400mcg 90-Tablets

Suitable for Vegetarians


HealthAid Folic Acid Tablets are important for the formation of red blood cells. Folate is required during the period of infancy or pregnancy for the rapid cell division and also involved in the synthesis; repair and functioning of DNA. Folic Acid is a vitamin belonging to the B group of vitamins and is used in the body for the production of nucleic acids and DNA. Folic acid tablets help in the utilisation of sugar, amino acids and the division of body cells.

The Government's Chief Medical Officer advises that all women planning a pregnancy should best take a 400μg Folic Acid supplement daily from start of trying to conceive until the 12th week of pregnancy.

Benefits of Folic Acid Tablets:

  • Women who are trying to conceive or are already in their first trimester
  • Women who suffer from heart problems
  • May benefit those who have low red blood cell count
  • Each tablet provides 400mcg of folic acid

Adults and children over 12 years of age, one Folic Acid tablet daily.


Folic Acid Side Effects: Food Supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied diet


Each HealthAid Folic Acid tablet contains (average): Folacin (Folic Acid) 400µg. Ingredients: Bulking Agent (di-Calcium Phosphate, Microcrystalline Cellulose), Stabiliser (Crosslinked Sodium Carboxy Methyl Cellulose), Anti-caking Agent (Veg. Magnesium Stearate), Folic Acid.


Product Code: HTA0942

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