Organic Acids

Folic Acid

Folic acid is a derived form of vitamin B9 linked to cell reproduction by contributing to DNA formation and repair. A deficiency in folic acid during pregnancy is commonly linked to birth defects such as spina bifida and other spinal and brain malformations in newborns. Folate, the naturally occurring form of the B vitamin, is found in dark green leafy vegetables but supplements containing, as well as food fortified with, folic acid are also available. What Is Folic Acid? Folic acid is a form of the B complex vitamin, B9. Folic acid may also be referred to as folate. Folate […]


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