Apo-Folic

Apo-Folic

folic acid

Manufacturer:

Apotex

Distributor:

Pharmaforte
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Folic acid
Indications/Uses
Megaloblastic anaemia. Prophylaxis of folate deficiency.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Folate-deficient megaloblastic anaemia Adult Initially 10-20 mg daily for 14 days or until a haematopoeitic response has been obtained. Maintenance: 2.5-10 mg daily. Childn 5-15 mg daily. Prophylaxis of folate deficiency 5 mg daily or wkly may be necessary in chronic haemolytic cases.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
ATC Classification
B03BB01 - folic acid ; Belongs to the class of folic acid and derivatives. Used in the treatment of anemia.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Apo-Folic tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
1000's
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