from Calcium Folinate is the active form of folic acid and is recommended
for optimal utilization by the body. Folic Acid is recommended during
pregnancy to reduce the risk of neural tube defects.* It also supports
nerve and gingival health, and because folic acid acts as a regulator
of homocysteine, it supports cardiovascular health.*
capsule contains 800 mcg Folic Acid.
This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any
about Folic Acid:
review and meta-analysis
of folic acid supplementation on cardiovascular events, cancer or mortality
after 5 years in people at increased cardiovascular risk, although
homocysteine levels are reduced
Lydia A Bazzano
+ Author Affiliations
of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical
Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Clarke R, Halsey J, Lewington S, et al.; B-Vitamin Treatment Trialists'
Collaboration. Effects of lowering homocysteine levels with B vitamins
on cardiovascular disease, cancer, and cause-specific mortality: meta-analysis
of 8 randomized trials involving 37 485 individuals. Arch Intern Med