Folic Acid is an over the counter and prescription vitamin used as a nutritional supplement, a prophylaxis for Neural Tube Defects and to treat Folic Acid Deficiency. Folic Acid may be used alone or with other medications.
Folic Acid belongs to a class of drugs called Vitamins, Water-Soluble.
What are the possible side effects of Folic Acid?
Folic Acid may cause serious side effects including:
- skin rash,
- feeling unwell, and
- difficulty breathing
Get medical help right away if you have any of the symptoms listed above.
The most common side effects of Folic Acid include:
- loss of appetite,
- abdominal swelling,
- bitter or bad taste in your mouth,
- difficulty concentrating,
- confusion, and
- impaired judgment