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Folic Acid Injectable

Formulation : Injection

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No Generic Alternative Available

No generic alternative is available for this drug.

What is Folic Acid Injectable /Folate used for?

Folic Acid is used to treat folic acid deficiency and megaloblastic anemia that is a result of folic acid defieciency.

How should Folic Acid Injectable /Folate be stored?

Store at room temperature. Keep away from moisture and heat.

General information

This medication should only be used by prescribed patient, do not give it to other people. The information provided is advisory only and does not contain all information pertaining to this medication. Talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider for question about this medication.

How should I take Folic Acid Injectable/Folate ?

Folic Acid injectables can only be administered by or under the supervision of your doctor or health care professional.

When should Folic Acid Injectable /Folate not be taken?

Do not large doses of folic acid because it will decrease the effects of phenytoin (Dilantin). During treatment with folic acid, a dose adjustment to phenytoin may be made by your doctor to prevent seizures.

What precautions should I follow when taking Folic Acid Injectable /Folate ?

Before taking Centrum, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant or breastfeeding; if you are taking prescription or over the counter medication, herbal preparation, or dietary supplements.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Folic Acid Injectable /Folate ?

If a dose is missed, take it as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it's almost time for your next dose, then resume to your regular dosing schedule.

When should Folic Acid Injectable /Folate not be taken?

Severe: Severe allergic reactions including itching, tightness in the chest, rash, hives, difficulty breathing, and swelling of the mouth, lips, tongue or face.

Common: Abdominal distention, nausea, bitter or bad taste, flatulence, decreased appetite, difficulty concentrating, or insomnia.

Other: None.