Double-Check Folic Acid Dosing Units

We're hearing reports of mix-ups among the different folic acid products (Folacin, Folgard, Metanx, etc).

Most patients will get enough "folate" and other B vitamins from leafy green vegetables, citrus fruits, beans, or fortified whole grains.

But some need extra folic acid to treat blood disorders like anemia, and child-bearing age women use it to help prevent birth defects.

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