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15 Jan 2004

FOLIC ACID
Hi
I am currently 13 weeks pregnant and never took any folic acid tablets as yet . What implications could this have on the foetus ? Should I be concerned??
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Folic acid helps protect against spina bifida. This is not very common, so the chances are good that your fetus will be normal, but have a scan at 22 weeks to check.

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