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The Motherisk Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP) Forum

Motherisk receives questions from around the world about morning sickness symptoms, effects, treatments and ways to cope. Those questions and answers are posted here for anyone to read, provided the reader acknowledges and accepts the proviso and disclaimer below.

Forum > NVP Symptoms and Effects: Understanding NVP
Folic acid

NVP Counselor
Date: 2004-06-24

Question:
Just found out that im pregnant. Im already 10 weeks pregnant. So i just started my intake of folic acid. I am quite afraid that it is already too late to take folic acid just to prevent abnormalities...could it be too late? thanks so much.

Answer:
The NVP Forum addressses questions pertaining to nausea and vomiting of pregnancy. Please speak to your doctor about your folic acid supplementation.

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