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ActiFolin (folic acid) - tablets

The name of the preparation Character; dose; package Manufacturer Price 100% Price after refund In which pharmacy?
ActiFolin tablets; 0.8 mg; 30 tabl. Sequoia b / d Check
ActiFolin tablets; 2 mg; 30 tabl. Sequoia b / d Check

Note: reimbursed drug prices are in line with the regulations in force from July 1, 2018.

The preparation contains the substance:Folic acid

Food supplement or foodstuff for particular nutritional purposes (including medical)

What is ActiFolin?

The preparation is a dietary food for special medical purposes for people who require increased folate supply; contains active and well-absorbed form of folate.

What does ActiFolin contain and how does it work?

Folate is a chemical compound belonging to the group of B Vitamins and must be supplied with food, because it is not produced in sufficient quantities by the human body. Folic acid and folate are essential for the course of the process of cell division, the synthesis of essential Biol ogical macromolecules or the proper development and functioning of the nervous, cardiovascular and hematopoietic systems. Women planning pregnancy and pregnant women should ensure adequate supply of folates, which reduces the risk of malformations of the nervous system, so-called neural tube defects. Folate deficiencies may be manifested by megaloblastic anemia, impaired functioning of the nervous system, weakness and other disorders. The absorption of individual folic acid derivatives is different, and there may be individual differences. The preparation, in addition to folic acid, contains a specially developed and patented active form of folate (Actifolin), which is well absorbed and assimilated.

When should I use ActiFolin?

Preparation used in dietary treatment in people requiring increased folate supply:

• women who have had babies affected by a neural tube defect

• obese people

• people taking antiepileptic drugs

• children and adults in anemia and with malabsorption.

When not to use this preparation?

Unfortunately, even if there are indications to use the preparation, it can not always be used. You can not use the product if you are allergic (you are hypersensitive) to any of the ingredients.

Take special care with ActiFolin?

Certain diseases and other circumstances may constitute a contraindication to use or indication to change the dosage of the preparation.

The preparation should be used under the supervision of a doctor, strictly in accordance with his recommendations. Do not exceed the recommended dose.

The preparation can not be used as a substitute for a varied diet.


Does this preparation affect the ability to drive vehicles?

There are no data on the effect of the preparation on the ability to drive and use machines / machines.

Dosage of ActiFolin

The preparation is in the form of tablets. Do not exceed the recommended doses, because it will not increase the effectiveness of the preparation and may harm your health and life. If you have any doubts about the use of the preparation, consult your doctor.

Recommended use: 1 tablet daily.

Swallow the tablet and drink it with water.

Can I use ActiFolin during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

It is very important that before using any medicine or dietary supplement during pregnancy or breastfeeding, consult a physician and explain beyond any doubt the potential risks and benefits associated with the use of the preparation.

There are no data on the safety of the preparation for pregnant women or breast-feeding women.

Can I use other preparations in parallel?

There are no data on the occurrence of drug interactions with other drugs.

What side effects can occur?

There are no data on possible side effects associated with the use of the preparation.

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