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Is Folinext D capsules intake are safe in pregnancy?

Posted 1 May 2013 by Nicoxford 2 answers

Hi, I am 9 weeks pregnant and my doctor advised me to take Folinext D capsules, which contains Folic Acid IP, Mecobalamin JP and DHA. Are these suppliments safe during pregnancy? Please advise.waiting to see your reply soon

Rheumatoid Arthritis - I am on Methotrexate, requip, folic acid, and prednisone. Will any of these?

Posted 26 Aug 2009 by msdorsey 7 answers

... medications cause problems with my kidneys?

I have to take 1 mg folic acid daily. Can I purchase it otc?

Posted 9 May 2013 by janier2042 1 answer

I had my colon removed 12 years ago (no cancer, just non-functioning from birth). I have a prescription but just want to know if that dosage is available otc so I can be sure I always have it. It was a major health issue about two years ago and I never want to not have it. This would be kept in my ...

Vitamin D Deficiency - how long before Vitamin d starts taking effect I have been on d2 50,000 units

Posted 2 Mar 2016 by alligator27 3 answers

I have been on Vitamin D2 (ERGO) 50,000 I CAP twice a week for a month now... my level of Vitamin D was 13... also have a Folic Acid deficiency of 2.7 ... I have not seen any improvement ... very stiff, hands, fingers, shoulders and some time legs... just wondered how long it would take to see some ...

Can taking folic acid make stools to be very dark?

Posted 27 May 2013 by warbet 2 answers

Why are people taking prednisone as a regular med to control RA? Thought is was temporary?

Posted 7 Jan 2011 by lricciuti 5 answers

I was diagnosed with RA in 2009. I was started on prednisone, methotrexate, plaquenil, azulfidine, and folic acid. The prednisone was the worst! I think I was on prednisone for about 6 months. I have noticed that almost everyone is on prednisone daily, and am wondering why? Although I don't ...

Is it safe to take vitamin supplements while on Xarelto?

Posted 6 Jul 2014 by BGSC 1 answer

I started taking Xarelto about weeks ago. I am interested in taking a supplement that contains Vit A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B12, D3, Folic Acid, Chromium, Selenium, Vanadium, B. Lactis, L. Acidophilus, L. Casei, L. Helviticus, L. Salvarius, L. Plantarum, L. Rhamnosus, Guarana, Green Tea, Glucosamine, ...

Sarcoidosis - Is the Methotrexate better than Prednisone, which one give better results?

Posted 9 Feb 2011 by smartel27 3 answers

I been on Prednisones for a little over 3 years and the side effects are not good so my Doctor wants to start me on the Methotrexate with the folic acid and fosomax now i have these Meds in my Possesion but Iam little leary about taking these Meds because of the side effects that the prednisones ...

Is 5mg of folic acid thats prescribed by a gp the same as buying them from asda?

Posted 31 Aug 2014 by scatty natty 1 answer

My husband has ran out of his prescription only medication, folic acid 5mg, so he has bought some from asda but it doesn't provide the strength of the individual tablets, are all folic acid tablets the same strengths?? Thanku in advance x

Can I take prednisone and folic acid at the same time without one destroying the other?

Posted 2 Feb 2015 by littleface 1 answer

I have RA and have been told to separate doses of folic acid and methotrexate by 8 hours on the advice of a pharmacist. Has anyone been told to separate the doses of prednisone and folic acid as well? New pharmacist just tells me to check the internet.

Is thrush a possible side effect of methotrexate combination?

Posted 3 Aug 2013 by MischiefNZ 1 answer

methotrexate,folic acid, hydroxycholorquine and diclofenac is the combination, could thrush be a side effect of this?

Dermatomyositis - My folic acid was upped to 2mg starting today.What do I take for this bloating?

Posted 2 Jun 2013 by merriloo 3 answers

... and painful gas pain? I have been up for hours in discomfort. Not sure what caused this except for the increase in folic acid.

Methotrexate - Very Nervous about this new medication?

Posted 5 Jul 2016 by SharonGayle 4 answers

I am on my 2nd week of methotrexate for my psoriatic arthritis. My dermatologist started me, the first week, on 3/2.5mg tablets once a week, followed by a folic acid pill 1mg/once a day. I've been reading all the question and answer forums on the drug and I am so nervous about taking it!!! ...

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