What is Spring Valley Folic Acid?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Folic Acid

Folic acid is an important nutrient which may be useful in the prevention of atherosclerosis and neural tube birth defects. In addition, it has been used for anemias, depression, and osteoporosis. It is available in prescription and over the counter preparations.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Spring Valley Folic Acid

Side effect Patients
Anxious mood 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Spring Valley Folic Acid

Dosage Patients
1 capsule(s) daily 1
0.8 mg twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Spring Valley Folic Acid

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
Personal research 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Spring Valley Folic Acid

Duration

Currently taking Spring Valley Folic Acid

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Spring Valley Folic Acid

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1
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1 patient evaluation for Spring Valley Folic Acid

Oct 9, 2015 (Started Jan 18, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 other Twice daily

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